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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1034

    A BRONZE AND ENAMEL PLAQUE REPRESENTING CHRIST AND THE TWELVE APOSTLES

    PROBABLY RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    A BRONZE AND ENAMEL PLAQUE REPRESENTING CHRIST AND THE TWELVE APOSTLES
    PROBABLY RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Christ enthroned, raising his two hands in blessing, flanked by the portraits of six apostles at each side, all portrayed in medallions, the Apocalyptic personification of John the Evangelist below the image of Christ suggests that this plaque was probably fastened on the cover of a Book of the Revelation
    5 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (13.2 x 7.9 cm)


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