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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    THE KAZANSKAYA

    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THE KAZANSKAYA
    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    The Mother of God portrayed bust-length, the half-figure of Christ shown upright, blessing with his right hand, both with prominent golden haloes, the garments of the Mother of God adorned with opulent trimming, the latter emulating pearl and stone enrustation, against a deep blue background, the names inscribed in red
    12 7/8 x 10½ in. (32.7 x 26.7 cm)


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