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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 136

    A CALENDAR ICON FOR FEBRUARY

    RUSSIAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CALENDAR ICON FOR FEBRUARY
    RUSSIAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    In four registers, beginning from the upper left, illustrating the events and saints commemorated in the month of February according to the Old Calendar, the individual faces depicted in detail, against a deep olive green and terracotta background
    13 7/8 x 11½ in. (35.3 x 29.2 cm)


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