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Russian Icon of St. John the Baptist with Silver Riza

Auction:
2313
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2313
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon of St. John the Baptist with Silver Riza, riza hallmarked 1853, the icon depicting St. John to center, with smaller scene from his life to lower and upper left, 13 x 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Christian iconography, Eastern Catholicism, Eastern Orthodox icons, John the Baptist, Riza, Russian icons

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