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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1027

    A TRIPTYCH

    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY; THE ENCASED ICON 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A TRIPTYCH
    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY; THE ENCASED ICON 18TH CENTURY
    The Vladimirskaya with a metal oklad encased in a triptych, its upper part shaped as an arch, showing God the Father emerging from the clouds in blessing, the upper sections of the wings showing the archangels Michael and Gabriel respectively, the lower compartments representing selected saints, the central icon painted traditionally, the triptych in a realistic manner
    Extended: 18 x 11 7/8 in. (45.75 x 30.25 cm)


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