Battle of Poltava. Artist A.Kotsebu. 1867
Moscow Kremlin XVI-XVII century
B. Gondiusa engraving. XVII.
Artist V. Surikov. 1903-1910.
The end of the XVIII century.
Engraving from the book by A. Oleary. XVII.
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…Details
Late 1700s or early 1800s Milk and violet glass with gildinj, silver and enamel decoration Bakhmetyev Glasshouse History Museum, Moscow
Late 1700s or early 1800s Colourless glass with gilded decoration St. Petersburg Imperial Glass Factory History Museum, Moscow