London, South Kensington
27 November 2006
PETER THE METROPOLITAN OF MOSCOW AND ALL RUSSIA
RUSSIAN (MOSCOW), 1836, MAKER'S MARK E.E. IN CYRILLIC
St. Peter flanked by holy figures, the Lord Sabaoth emerging from the clouds above, the latter holding the orb and blessing, painted realistically with saturated colours, in a silver oklad, with gilt haloes
12½ x 10½ in. (31.75 x 26.75 cm)
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