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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 211

    A DEISIS

    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1800

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    A DEISIS
    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1800
    Christ displaying the open Gospels, flanked by the Mother of God and John the Forerunner each holding an inscribed scroll, the Mother of God extending her right hand in supplication, John pointing to the chalice with the sacrificial body of Christ, the facial features rendered delicately, the garments in green and red highlighted with gold
    Each panel approximately 14 x 12¼ in. (35.5 x 31 cm) (3)


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