Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Glass with veduta

    Glass with veduta

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg

    First half of the 19th century

    Imperial Glass Factory

    Opaque glass, translucent colourless crystal; diamond facet, painting, painting with gold

    Height 9.2 cm, diameter 8.2 cm


    The glass of colourless translucent and opaque bluish glass, cone-shaped, with bell-shaped upper part and circular bottom part. The body upper part is adorned with monochrome veduta. The lower part is “plain stone” diamond faceted.