Tregeagle Fine Art
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An unusual verre églomisé, hand-tinted, reverse glass
photograph of St Mark's Basilica Venice
With abalone shell (mother of pearl) highlights
Italy, Circa 1900
22.9 cm x 31 cm
The convex 'domed' glass fixed with a hand-tinted print of St Mark's Basilica Venice and striking reverse painted mount. Highlights on the scene are backed-in with abalone shell strips. Retaining its original venired frame which can stand upright or be fitted to the wall.
A very 'high-end' souvenir dating to the Early 20th Century / 1900's.