Blue glass with gilded decoration
St. Petersburg Imperial Glass Factory
History Museum, Moscow
Colourless crystal glass with facet-cutting, gilding and enamelling; medallions of milk glass St. Petersburg Imperial Glass Factory History Museum, Moscow
George. Ikona.XIV in. Paintings in the Church of the Nativity of the Virgin in Feropontove. Icon – demonstrates the mutual influence of the surrounding area and the nature of color forms of monumental painting. The frescoes are organically linked with the tectonics of interior and less saturated in color than the icons (especially material). Icons…Details
Sphragistics (or sigillografiya) (from Lat. Sigillum – Printing) – auxiliary historical discipline that studies the press (the matrix) and their impressions.
2nd half of the XVI century.
Virgin of Smolensk, Novodevichy Convent in Moscow. Founded in 1525 the Grand Prince Vasily III to commemorate the capture of Smolensk by Russian troops in 1514 and in the name of the Smolensk Icon of the Mother of God, the main sanctuary of Smolensk. Cathedral – 1525, the walls of the end of XVII century,…Details