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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 195

    THE PRESENTATION OF THE MOTHER OF GOD TO THE TEMPLE

    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    THE PRESENTATION OF THE MOTHER OF GOD TO THE TEMPLE
    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    The Mother of God shown as a little girl ascending the steps, the High Priest flanked by two cherubs welcoming her at the entrance of the Temple, to the left her parents and a group of maidens, against an elaborate architectural setting
    13 x 11 in. (33 x 28 cm)


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