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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 96

    THE OLD TESTAMENT TRINITY

    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THE OLD TESTAMENT TRINITY
    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    The Three Angels sitting around a table under the tree of Mamre, each blessing and holding a staff, to the left and right in the foreground Abraham and Sarah offering them some food, in the centre a servant slaying the tender calf, the faces rendered delicately, the garments decorated generously with gold
    12 5/16 x 10½ in. (31.3 x 26.7 cm)


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