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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 177

    A TRAVELLING ICON DEPICTING THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN

    RUSSIAN, MARK OF DMITRY LUKICH SMIRNOV, 1908-17

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A TRAVELLING ICON DEPICTING THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN
    RUSSIAN, MARK OF DMITRY LUKICH SMIRNOV, 1908-17
    Painted realistically with bright colours, against a green background, the haloes and inscription in gold, set in a silver frame, decorated with stylised floral forms
    3¼ x 2½ in. (8.25 x 5.7 cm)


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