Glass-painted depicting a pastoral scene, gallant in pastel colors: a man sitting under a tree seems to be courting a young shepherdess.
The painting is framed by a first glass frame, then a second in wood, original.
The glass-painted technic consists in painting on a glass support, and requiers to be a master. Indeed the artist starts by painting details to end with backgrounds, the opposite of painting on canvas. The glass becomes the protecion for the painted patterns, which are fixed with garlic juice for example. This art is famous since ancient times, but was at the height of its fame during the Renaissance period.
18th century period glass painting, Germany or Italy
Time wear on the paint, chips on the corners of the glass frame
Shipping: we can ship worldwide, every piece is packed carefully, and shipped with tracking number and insurance.
For your information, to ship a 10kg to Europe cost between 60 and 80€, rest of the world between 130 and 150€.
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