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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 179

    ST. NICHOLAS THE MIRACLE-WORKER

    RUSSIAN, THE OKLAD BEARING MAKER'S MARK P.N.P IN CYRILLIC, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    ST. NICHOLAS THE MIRACLE-WORKER
    RUSSIAN, THE OKLAD BEARING MAKER'S MARK P.N.P IN CYRILLIC, 1896-1908
    Shown frontal, half-length, blessing and displaying the Book of Gospels, the face painted delicately with soft tones, the border of the silver oklad hammered with foliage, the enamel decoration applied later
    12 3/8 x 10½ in. (31.4 x 26.7 cm)


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