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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 407

    PORTRAITS OF THE MOTHER OF GOD

    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    PORTRAITS OF THE MOTHER OF GOD
    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    The panel divided into compartments, each depicting an image of the Mother of God, either a scene from her life, or showing her with Christ, or portraying her solitary image, all painted in detail with white-rimmed haloes and gilded background, with an inscription and dedication at the bottom of the panel
    40 5/8 x 33¾ in. (103.2 x 85.7 cm)


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