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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 10

    THE THREE-HANDED MOTHER OF GOD

    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE THREE-HANDED MOTHER OF GOD
    RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    The Mother of God supporting the Child, the latter blessing and holding a scroll, four family saints depicted on the border, painted with deep colours and highlighted with chrysography, the silver-gilt okald engraved with floral patterns, the cut-out haloes with pierced rims
    12¼ x 10¾ in. (31.2 x 27.3 cm)


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