MOTHER OF GOD 'JOY TO ALL WHO GRIEVE'
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MOTHER OF GOD 'JOY TO ALL WHO GRIEVE'

RUSSIAN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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MOTHER OF GOD 'JOY TO ALL WHO GRIEVE'
RUSSIAN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
The Virgin and Child, both crowned, stand on clouds, in a green and orange mandorla adorned with gold stars and rays. They are flanked by angels, saints and crowds of people. The sun and the moon are depicted on the upper corners of the icon, whereas Lord Sabbaoth blesses the scene as he emerges from the clouds at the top of the composition. The vibrant colours are accentuated by the gold of the background.
12 x 13 7/8 in. (30.5 x 35.25 cm)
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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