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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 126

    ST. SERAPHIM OF SAROV

    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ST. SERAPHIM OF SAROV
    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Portrayed half-length, slightly turned to the left, his hand raised on his chest, his facial features, hair and beard rendered in detail, the halo defined by light-blue dots on the punched gold background, the frame shaped like an arch, decorated with flowers
    14 x 12¼ in. (35.5 x 31.25 cm)


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