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    Sale 7596

    Icons and Artefacts From The Orthodox World

    9 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 205

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN

    RUSSIAN, MARK OF THE FIRST ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908-17

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN
    RUSSIAN, MARK OF THE FIRST ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908-17
    The faces executed realistically with mild colours, the parcel-gilt oklad applied with name plaques in blue champlevé, the garments of the Mother of God with flowers, the cut-out haloes made of cloisonné, mainly in pastel colours
    9¾ x 8¼ in. (24.8 x 21 cm)Including kyot


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