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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 207

    AN EXTENDED DEISIS SET IN A LATER FRAME

    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1600

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    AN EXTENDED DEISIS SET IN A LATER FRAME
    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1600
    At the centre Christ seated on a throne, his feet resting on a footstool, blessing and holding an open Gospel book, flanked on the left by the Mother of God, Archangel Michael, the Apostle Peter and the Prophet Elijah; to the right St. John the Baptist, Archangel Gabriel, St. Paul the Apostle and St. Nicholas; painted in saturated colours with gilt highlights on Christ's garments and throne and on the archangels' wings
    Including the frame: 14½ x 28 in. (37 x 71 cm)


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