London, South Kensington
27 November 2006
THE MOTHER OF GOD 'JOY TO ALL WHO GRIEVE'
RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK S.L. IN CYRILLIC, POSSIBLY MOSCOW LATE 18TH CENTURY
The Mother of God standing on an oval pedestal amidst the people in sorrow, blessed by Christ who appears in the clouds above, the silver oklad with traces of gilding, finely chased in relief with flowers around the border and a cut-out halo, set in a black-lacquered frame
6½ x 8¼ in. (16.25 x 21 cm.)
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