Spectacular Large Hand-Painted Italian Neoclassical Cobalt Blue Glass Vase(64 views)
Description: A fine and spectacular, large hand-painted 19th century Venetian Neoclassical cobalt blue glass vase, with white hand-painted frieze depicting the myth of Peleus and Thetis, inspired by the rendering on Wedgwood's legendary Portland vase, the bell-shaped upper section supported by a ribbed sphere over a spreading circular base decorated with a white hand-painted Greek key border. Phenomenal color, size, quality and condition.
Dimensions: Height: 16.88 in. DIAMETER: 10.13 in.
Date: circa 1860