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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1029

    CHRIST PANTOKRATOR

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK S.G. IN CYRILLIC, 1894

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CHRIST PANTOKRATOR
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK S.G. IN CYRILLIC, 1894
    Represented frontal, half-length, blessing and bearing the Book of Gospels, painted realistically with warm colours, the silver oklad with traces of gilding, the border with repoussé foliate patterns, the inscriptions in champlevé enamel, the cut-out halo and spandrels in polychrome cloisonné enamel
    10½ x 8¾ in. (27.7 x 22.2 cm)


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