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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 144

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF JERUSALEM WITH TWO FAMILY SAINTS

    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF JERUSALEM WITH TWO FAMILY SAINTS
    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Rendered with bright, pastel colours, the Mother of God portrayed realistically, pointing to her Son, him turning towards her with his right hand raised in blessing, two family saints appearing on the border, the latter emulating a decorative frame
    14¼ x 12 1/16 in. (36.2 x 30.7 cm)


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