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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 203

    THE CRUCIFIXION

    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    THE CRUCIFIXION
    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1800
    The lifeless body of Christ on the cross, to his left and right the lance and the sponge respectively, the mourning figures of the Mother of God and Mary Magdalene, the disciple John and the attendant centurion flanking the Crucifix, the walls of Jerusalem in the background, the darkened Sun and blooded Moon on the upper corners
    12½ x 10½ in. (31.5 x 26.5 cm)


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