Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Russian Icon of the Virgin Kazanskaya

Auction:
2150
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$764$650

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Sale #2150 - 2150
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon of the Virgin Kazanskaya, late 19th century, with gilt metal riza, set in a giltwood arch top frame with high relief flowerheads and leaves, further set in a veneered and brass inlaid glass fronted frame, icon size approx. 8 x 6 1/2, outer frame 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

gilt metal riza, Christian iconography, Eastern Catholicism, Eastern Christianity, Eastern Orthodox icons, Riza, Russian icons