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    Sale 5131

    Russian Icons and Pictures Including works by Non-Conformist Artists

    29 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1020

    THE PRINCE ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKY

    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    THE PRINCE ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKY
    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1900
    Represented frontal, full-length, crowned, dressed in armour, covered by an opulent, ermine cape with gilt embroidery, bearing the martyr's cross and a sword, Christ appearing above against green and red starry heavens, on a gold, punched background, the raised border with stylised motifs
    12¼ x 10½ in. (31.1 x 26.7 cm)


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