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    Sale 7596

    Icons and Artefacts From The Orthodox World

    9 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 143

    THE BAPTISM OF CHRIST

    GREEK, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THE BAPTISM OF CHRIST
    GREEK, 17TH CENTURY
    Christ standing the swirling waters of the river Jordan, John the Baptist on his right, four angles with veiled hands to his left, the Holy Spirit appearing as a dove, descending from the heavens in a rayed Glory, the background gilded
    15 3/8 x 11 in. (38.9 x 28 cm)


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