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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1060

    THE ASCENT OF PROPHET ELIJAH

    GREEK, CIRCA 1900

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    THE ASCENT OF PROPHET ELIJAH
    GREEK, CIRCA 1900
    The Prophet in a chariot dragged by a winged horse, in a fiery glory ascends on to heaven, while handing over his blue mantle to his disciple, the latter standing on a rocky landscape, the blessing hand of God appearing from the segment of sky at the right upper corner
    10 3/8 x 7¾ in. (26.5 x 19.75 cm)


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