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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 641

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN

    MAKER'S MARK YEAK IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN
    MAKER'S MARK YeAK IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890
    The faces of the youthful Mother of God and Child modeled with soft tones; the rims of the applied haloes chased with a meander pattern, the maphorion tooled with flowers, the edges of the garments with blue champlevé enamel, the raised border with stylized, geometric design
    10 5/8 x 8 7/8 in. (27 x 22.5 cm.)


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