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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 424

    THE OVSEPJETSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD ATTENDED BY THE GUARDIAN ANGEL AND ST. TATIANA ON THE BORDER

    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THE OVSEPJETSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD ATTENDED BY THE GUARDIAN ANGEL AND ST. TATIANA ON THE BORDER
    RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    Christ's torso partially naked, His left leg uncovered to the knee, the maphorion of the Mother of God bearing angel-head medallions and the hem decorated with an inscription, the family saints on the border turning in prayer; rendered in the traditional style with deep colours and dense gold
    12 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. (32.7 x 27.7 cm.)


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