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    Sale 7596

    Icons and Artefacts From The Orthodox World

    9 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 88

    KAZANSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD

    RUSSIAN, 17TH CENTURY

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    KAZANSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD
    RUSSIAN, 17TH CENTURY
    Rendered traditionally, depicted bust-length, the Christ Child to her left shown upright and frontal, blessing with his right hand, their expressive faces rendered with soft, earthy and rose tones, their garments in deep ochre with circular white highlights along the hems
    11 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. (30.2 x 27.8 cm)


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