London, South Kensington
25 April 2006
MOTHER OF GOD 'JOY TO ALL WHO GRIEVE'
RUSSIAN, LATE 18TH CENTURY
Painted with deep colours, against a gilt celestial background. The orange garments worn by some of the figures stand out amidst the darker colours of the composition.
10 3/8 x 12¼ in. (26.25 x 31.25 cm)
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