The library’s peacock lacquered walls and ceiling were hand-painted by Barry A. Martin Painting Contractors. The 1948 Finn Juhl chairs in walnut and new saddle leather belonged to the husband’s parents in New Orleans. The distressed vintage leather club chairs were restored by Marcelena Racatune of Larru Leathers. The Barn Owls is an original John James Audubon painting purchased at a Louisiana plantation estate sale. Photographs of Japanese fetish dolls by David Levinthal.