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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1003

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF TIKHVIN

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK V.K. IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1860

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    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF TIKHVIN
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK V.K. IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1860
    Rendered in the traditional manner, the Christ Child sitting on his Mother's forearm, holding a scroll in one hand and blessing with the other, the Mother of God pointing to him, with a silver gilt oklad and two red gems set into the Mother of God's maphorion, their haloes in cloisonné enamel
    With the frame: 14 5/8 x 9½ in. (37.2 x 24.1 cm)


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