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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    CHRIST BEHIND THE ALTAR

    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    CHRIST BEHIND THE ALTAR
    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    The Pantokrator enthroned, his feet resting on a double-tiered footstool, blessing and carrying the Gospels, the Eucharistic elements displayed on the altar in front of him, surrounded by the Apocalyptic personifications of the Evangelists, four family saints appearing on the border
    41¾ x 31½ in. (106 x 80 cm)


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