London, South Kensington
2 December 2003
Saint George and the Dragon
Traditionally painted in bright colours, with saints Nikita, Ekatarina, Dmitrii and Varavara on the borders, and Christ Pantocrator above, with an elaborate silver-gilt repoussé, chased and engraved oklad.
Icon: Russia, 18th century; oklad: workmaster's mark of Zolotarev Maksim Kuzmin, Kaluga, 1788.
14 1/8 x 12 in. (36 x 30.5 cm.)
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