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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 644

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF TIKHVIN

    MAKER'S MARK SG IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, 1908-17

    Price Realised  

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF TIKHVIN
    MAKER'S MARK SG IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, 1908-17
    Portrayed realistically in warm tones; the silver gilt oklad with a tooled background and chased border of scrolling leaf and pomegranate design, the halo with polychrome cloisonné enamel, the name plaque in blue champlevé enamel
    8 7/8 x 7 in. (22.5 x 17.75 cm.)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot carries the following provenance:
    Anonymous sale, Christie's London, 13 June 1985, lot 153.