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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 629

    THE BOGOLUBSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE BOGOLUBSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD
    18TH CENTURY
    Against an elaborate architectural setting, the Mother of God appearing to the Monastic Saints portrayed wearing the Great Schema, above the Old Testament Trinity emerging from the open skies, the background painted with pastel colours, the figures in saturated tones
    12¼ x 10¼ in. (31.2 x 26 cm.)


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