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Small Russian Icon of the Virgin of the Sign

Auction:
2223
Lot:
563
Sold for:
$588$500

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Auction:
Sale #2223 - 2223
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 04, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Small Russian Icon of the Virgin of the Sign, late 19th century, rectangular, the Virgin flanked by four smaller figures, with silver gilt riza, 3 3/4 x 3 in.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Christian iconography, Eastern Catholicism, Eastern Christianity, Eastern Orthodox icons, Riza, Russian icons