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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 14

    THE EXALTATION OF THE TRUE CROSS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE EXALTATION OF THE TRUE CROSS
    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    The figures rendered gracefuly, in classical proportions, the pastel colours of the buildings behind contrasting with the deeper colours of the people's vestments
    30½ x 17 3/8 in. (77.5 x 44.25 cm)


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