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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 187

    CHRIST PANTOKRATOR

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK S.K. IN CYRILLIC, (POSSIBLY GUSTAV KLINGERT), MOSCOW, 1882

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    CHRIST PANTOKRATOR
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK S.K. IN CYRILLIC, (POSSIBLY GUSTAV KLINGERT), MOSCOW, 1882
    Shown frontal, blessing and carrying an open Gospelbook, painted realistically, his dark hair framing his pale face, with a parcel gilt oklad, the himation decorated with floral patterns, the cut-out halo with a pierced rim, the raised border with stylized decoration
    11 5/8 x 10 in. (30 x 25.4 cm)


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