A reverse painted glass sand ceramic plate by Marianna Von-Allesch, signed VA within the image.
Marianna Von-Allesch (1886 - 1972) was born in Germany and emigrated to America in 1928. By the late 1940s, she was well known for her avant-garde ceramic pieces which included decorated ceramics, ceramic wall murals and large ceramics which were often turned into lamps.
Light paint wear, complete with stand
Decorative Glass Plate by Marianna Von-Allesch, 1940s