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    Nelson: Commemorated in Glass Pictures

    £25.00
    The first book to be published on the subject. A comprehensive guide for collectors. Will appeal to enthusiasts fro Nelson and naval history as well as glass enthusiasts.
    ISBN: 9781851493968
    AuthorLe Quesne, L P
    PublisherNameACC Art Books
    Pub Date01/12/2001
    BindingHardback
    Pages104
    Availability: In Stock

    Glass pictures , to be distinguished from glass paintings, were a way of reproducing prints and enhancing them with vivid colours. Originally produced for a popular market, these fragile picture are now sought after for their decorative charm. This lavishly illustrated and comprehensive account is the first of its kind; it is the only publication to be concerned solely with commemorative glass pictures representing Admiral Nelson's achievements and his death in battle at Trafalgar. The unique significance of these pictures in relation to the whole range of Nelson memorabilia has not previously been recognised. These charmingly na

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    Glass pictures , to be distinguished from glass paintings, were a way of reproducing prints and enhancing them with vivid colours. Originally produced for a popular market, these fragile picture are now sought after for their decorative charm. This lavishly illustrated and comprehensive account is the first of its kind; it is the only publication to be concerned solely with commemorative glass pictures representing Admiral Nelson's achievements and his death in battle at Trafalgar. The unique significance of these pictures in relation to the whole range of Nelson memorabilia has not previously been recognised. These charmingly na