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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 194

    THE ANNUNCIATION

    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY

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    THE ANNUNCIATION
    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    Archangel Gabriel advancing from the left, holding a sceptre and raising his right hand in benediction towards the Mother of God, Mary standing on a suppedaneum in front of a small throne raising her hands in speech, above the Lord Sabaoth with rays emanating from his mouth down to her halo, against a dense architectural background, in sombre colours, with a recent gold painted frame
    12 x 10¾ in. (30.5 x 27.5 cm) including the frame


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