Painted decorative glass panel

Object Number: 
INV.13942
Date: 
1775-1850
Medium: 
Glass, gilding, ink, gesso
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 7 5/8 x 1/8 in. ( 5.4 x 19.4 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
exhibition label: found with object: "DECORATIVE GLASS PANEL FOUND IN / JOHN / RAMAGE'S WORK DESK"
Description: 
Rectangular strip of glass with painted decoration on obverse and thin coat of gesso applied to reverse; decoration consists of vine with grape clusters, leaves, and tendrils in gilding, with outlining and shading in black ink.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group