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    Sale 7661

    Icons and Artefacts from The Orthodox World

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 131

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF VLADIMIR

    RUSSIAN, MARK OF PYETR SEREBRENIKOV, KOSTROMA, 1792

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF VLADIMIR
    RUSSIAN, MARK OF PYETR SEREBRENIKOV, KOSTROMA, 1792
    Tenderly supporting her Son while turning her head towards the onlooker, painted in the traditional style, the expressive faces rendered delicately in dark tones, the metal oklad decorated with foliate scrolls, the halo with a large, pierced rim
    13¾ x 11 in. (35 x 28 cm)


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