A Venetian engraved latticino plate by Unknown Artist

This plate illustrates the three main decorative techniques used in Venetian glass at this period - latticino (i.

Details

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Diameter: 26.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,066 ( Total: £16,265)
Acquired in:
1980
Vendor:
Christie's

e. milky glass) threads, granular gilding, and diamond-point engraving. The plate is decorated with winged satyrs holding cornucopia, swags with eagles and lion masks.

Venue details

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum Argyle Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G3 8AG 0141 276 9599 www.glasgowlife.org.uk/kelvingrove

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