Herrenchiemsee palace, a residence built for Ludwig II of Bavaria, who admired France's Louis XIV and saw himself as another "sun-king". Construction of Herrenchiemsee palace began after Ludwig's visit to Versailles in Palace, Herrenchiemsee, Germany
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Baroque plaster ceiling in entrance hall Althea Dundas-Bekker Scottish country house by architect William Adam. It took German craftman Josef Enzer six years to complete the plastering. Image from The Scottish Country House by James Knox.