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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 679

    TWO ICONS, THE FIRST ONE SHOWING THE MOTHER OF GOD 'MIRTIDIOTISSA', THE OTHER ST. ELEUTHERIOS

    GREEK, CIRCA 1800

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    TWO ICONS, THE FIRST ONE SHOWING THE MOTHER OF GOD 'MIRTIDIOTISSA', THE OTHER ST. ELEUTHERIOS
    GREEK, CIRCA 1800
    The Mother of God represented half-length, pointing to Christ, the latter seated on her left arm, blessing and carrying a closed scroll, their halos with floral scrolls and geometric designs, vines covering the lower part of the composition, with silver oklad; the second panel depicting St. Eleutherios, represented frontally, half-length, blessing with one hand and holding the Gospels in the other, his halo decorated with floral scrolls, his mantle with floral motifs, standing in an archway with flowers above, with silver oklad
    Mother of God: 7¾ x 5½ in. (19.7 x 14 cm) (2)


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