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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 190

    CHRIST PANTOKRATOR

    RUSSIAN, MARK OF A. POSTNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1874

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CHRIST PANTOKRATOR
    RUSSIAN, MARK OF A. POSTNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1874
    Rectangular, the icon traditionally painted, with repoussé, chased and engraved floral scroll and trellis oklad, with applied blue enamel inscriptions and bible, pierced parcel gilt halo, marked on lower rim and halo, in a glazed wood kiot
    The icon 12 3/8 x 10½ in. (31.5 x 26.5 cm)


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    Provenance

    With The Winter Palace, London, 8 November 1983.