On every day that doesn’t start with “S”, we feature an extraordinarily fabulous item which is either brand new to the website or is a Moss “classic” item we think you might like to be reminded of. This is today’s.
Promenade Tumbler by Leonid Rath
hand-painted enamel; crystal
The illustrations that are hand-painted on these glasses are copies of figures depicted in the “Wiener Veduten”, a collection of prints published around 1800 illustrating Viennese society. The prints became immensely popular; contemporary copies and a few rare originals can still be seen in Viennese homes and businesses today. The prints were published by Artaria, a music publishing company that was known for publishing over 300 of Haydn’s works, most of Mozart’s works, and works by Beethoven, Gluck, Boccherini and Clementi.
Ø 2.75″, height: 4″