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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 182

    ST. CATHERINE FLANKED BY TWO MONASTIC SAINTS

    RUSSIAN (MOSCOW), EARLY 16TH CENTURY

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    ST. CATHERINE FLANKED BY TWO MONASTIC SAINTS
    RUSSIAN (MOSCOW), EARLY 16TH CENTURY
    The crowned female martyr holding a cross and pointing to it with her left hand, the two monastic saints wearing the Great Schema and displaying an inscribed scroll and an open book, the facial features executed traditionally, the garments painted with alternate deep and bright colours
    11½ x 9½ in. (29 x 24 cm)


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