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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 174

    A MINIATURE ICON SHOWING THE PROPHET ELIJAH IN THE DESERT AND HIS FIERY ASCENT INTO HEAVEN

    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    A MINIATURE ICON SHOWING THE PROPHET ELIJAH IN THE DESERT AND HIS FIERY ASCENT INTO HEAVEN
    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Painted in detail, set in a frame with foliage decoration made of colourful cloisonné enamel
    4 1/8 x 3 7/16 in. (10.5 x 8.7 cm)


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