Colourless crystal glass with diamond-cutting, ormol St. Petersburg Imperial Glass Factory

The History Museum in Moscow takes pride in its collections of decorative and applied art, including an extensive collection of Russian art glass which reflects the entire history of glass-making in this country, beginning with the seventeenth century. Moscow and the districts surrounding it were among the oldest centres of Russian glass industry, active since…

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George. Ikona.XIV in. Paintings in the Church of the Nativity of the Virgin in Feropontove.

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…

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