• Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyl auction at Christies

    Sale 5466

    Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyll

    14 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 95

    A RUSSIAN PAINTED PINE MODEL OF THE TRINITY MONASTRY OF ST.SERGII

    CIRCA 1900

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    A RUSSIAN PAINTED PINE MODEL OF THE TRINITY MONASTRY OF ST.SERGII
    CIRCA 1900
    With various architectural pieces contained within a pine box, together with a stamped paper plan


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    The Trinity Lavra Monastery of St. Sergii is situated 75 kilometers to the northeast of Moscow and is the highest rank of Orthodox monastery, one of only four in Russia. It comprises a complex of medieval buildings named after St. Sergii of Radonezh, a 14th century monk from Rostov.

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