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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 198

    A GROUP OF FOUR BRASS TRAVELLING ICONS

    RUSSIAN, 18TH AND 19TH CENTURIES

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF FOUR BRASS TRAVELLING ICONS
    RUSSIAN, 18TH AND 19TH CENTURIES
    A quadripartite icon with blue, white and yellow enamel showing the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, the Baptism, the Transfiguration and the Entry into Jerusalem, 4 3/8 x 4 in. (11 x 10.25 cm); a triptych representing a Deisis, extended: 7½ x 3 1/8 in. (19 x 8 cm); an icon portraying St. Nicholas, 2 3/8 x 1 5/8 in. (6 x 4.25 cm); an icon with two standing saints, 2 5/8 x 2 in. (6.75 x 5 cm) (4)


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