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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 70

    THE TRANSFIGURATION OF CHRIST

    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1800

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    THE TRANSFIGURATION OF CHRIST
    RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1800
    Christ in bright garments, in a three-rayed and a circular mandorla, flanked by the Prophets Elijah and Moses, the lower part showing the three disciples, Peter at the left kneeling and looking upwards, John and Jacob prostrated, against the earth colours of the mountains and gold background of the heavens
    14 x 12 in. (35.5 x 30.5 cm)


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