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    Sale 7661

    Icons and Artefacts from The Orthodox World

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF VLADIMIR

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARKS A.O.P. AND JA F IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, 1776

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    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF VLADIMIR
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARKS A.O.P. AND Ja F IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, 1776
    The Christ Child extending his hands around his Mother's neck, embracing and kissing her, painted traditionally, their faces in deep tones with creamy highlights, their garments with gilt striations, the silver oklad engraved with floral scrolls
    12 3/8 x 10 5/8 in. (31.4 x 27 cm)


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