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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 32

    THE ASCENSION OF CHRIST

    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1600

    Price Realised  

    THE ASCENSION OF CHRIST
    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1600
    The Mother of God Orans, Archangels Michael and Gabriel standing behind her, each of them pointing up to the circular glory containing Christ and being elevated to heavens by angels, the lower part completed by the two groups of Apostles, against a mountainous landscape
    18 7/8 x 15 in. (48 x 38.2 cm)


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