Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Vase with the image of poppy flowers

    Vase with the image of poppy flowers

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg


    Imperial Porcelain and Glass factories

    Transparent colourless crystal; glass blowing, carving, etching, chemical polishing

    Height 69.0 cm, diameter 16.5 cm

    Mark engraved on the bottom “H II” below the Imperial crown with the date “1910”


    Transparent colourless crystal vase is with conical body and shoulders smoothly merging in the short cylindrical throat. The vase surface is adorned with compositionally free images of poppy flowers produced using the technique intaglio carving with subsequent polishing.