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Russian Icon of the Bogoliubskaya Mother of God

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon of the Bogoliubskaya Mother of God, 19th century, of the Moscow type showing the mother of god with a scroll, Christ in the upper right, and four saints kneeling at her feet, 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

God, Christian iconography, Christianity, Eastern Catholicism, Eastern Orthodoxy, Icon, Our Lady of the Sign, Sacramentals, Theotokos, Theotokos of Bogolyubovo, Moscow

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