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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 209

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF THE SIGN

    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1700

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF THE SIGN
    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1700
    Represented frontal, half-length, her hands raised in prayer, on her chest Christ in a circular and rayed glory, blessing and carring a closed scroll, painted traditionally, on a green background
    11½ x 8 7/8 in. (29.2 x 22.6 cm)


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