07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Russian Compositional Icon

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Compositional Icon, 19th century, depicting the Tikhvin Mother of God attended by Peter, Metropolitan of Moscow, Alexi, Metropolitan of Moscow, St. Christopher the Dog-headed, St. John the Warrior, and others, with mustard yellow borders, 12 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Three repaired and in-painted cracks to top and bottom edge. No apparent worm/insect hole damage; scattered pinpoint in-painting throughout borders with some in-painting in interior scenes.

Keywords

Moscow, God