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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 225

    ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST

    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST
    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    The saint raising his left hand to his mouth as a sign of his silence, pointing to his open Book with his right hand, an angel hovering on St. John's back reciting the Revelation, the Saint's apocalyptic personification, the Eagle, by his side; painted with deep colours, the haloes outlined in red
    12 3/8 x 10 5/8 in. (31.5 x 27 cm)


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