26 November 2007
THE MOTHER OF GOD OF JERUSALEM WITH TWO FAMILY SAINTS
RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
Rendered with bright, pastel colours, the Mother of God portrayed realistically, pointing to her Son, him turning towards her with his right hand raised in blessing, two family saints appearing on the border, the latter emulating a decorative frame
14¼ x 12 1/16 in. (36.2 x 30.7 cm)
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