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    Sale 7596

    Icons and Artefacts From The Orthodox World

    9 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 145

    THREE CHURCH FATHERS

    GREEK, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE CHURCH FATHERS
    GREEK, 17TH CENTURY
    Shown frontal, their eyes gazing away from the viewer, two of them in Bishopric vestments, the third wearing monkish garments, the names no longer preserved, but on the basis of the iconography, the saints might be identified as Sts. Nicholas, Spyridon and Antony, rendered in fine detail, on gold ground
    14 5/8 x 14 7/8 in. (37.1 x 37.8 cm)


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