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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 209

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF THE SIGN

    RUSSIAN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF THE SIGN
    RUSSIAN, 17TH CENTURY
    The Mother of God Orans with Christ in a rayed circular mandorla at the centre of her breast, his hand raised in benediction, both bearing haloes gilded along the rims, her maroon mantle decorated with embroidered gold hems, the faces composed of green and rose tones
    12 x 10 in. (30.5 x 25.5 cm)


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