11 June 2007
MOTHER OF GOD 'JOY TO ALL WHO GRIEVE'
RUSSIAN, MARK OF THE SEVENTH ARTEL, 1908-17
The painting executed in the traditional style, with a parcel gilt oklad, the border decorated with repoussé foliate scrolls, the applied inscription plaques in champlevé enamel
14¼ x 11¾ in. (36.25 x 29.75 cm)
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