Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art



    Mid-19th century

    Milk glass; polychrome enamels’ and gold painting, diverging patterns engraving

    Height 41.7 cm; diameter 17.8 cm

    Vase of ovoid form on the leg, with high neck, made of milk colour glass. The vase body is decorated with a circular polychrome enamel painting depicting the scene of English stag hunt. The vase leg, sides and neck are decorated with ornamental gold painting, comprised of cross section patterns. The vase neck is emphasized by golden band.