Too thick, you lose the translucence and the relief ends up. Too thin, you lose the contrast and are left with a dull and lifeless image. Compare this with others of the same color combination (the last two pics) looking specifically at the quality of the shading.
Ffects the overall appearance of the vase. On many of these pieces, the colors are the same from leaf to leaf with little or no variation; on.
Artist used various levels of shading (more reduction or less depending on the desired effect). The shading differs from the leaf to leaf, and even within a single leaf - adding movement and a more life-like appearance; note the gradual lightening as you reach the base. Slight variations of color and texture, the execution of the detail work and use of light and shadows to produce a more realistic image with movement, definition, depth and three dimensionality. The vase measures 5 1/2" H x 4" W and is in pristine condition.
Although common on sand-etched glass, there are no scuffs to the smooth frosted surface. There are several scattered ash flecks in the glass - in the making and inconsequential. The item "THOMAS WEBB & SONS THREE COLOR CAMEO VASE CIR 1887" is in sale since Thursday, August 13, 2020.This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\British\Other British Art Glass". The seller is "bigdady1955" and is located in Dover, Delaware. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.