07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Greek Compositional Icon Depicting Scenes of the Mother of God

$3,200$2,700
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Greek Compositional Icon Depicting Scenes of the Mother of God, late 18th/early 19th century, including the Unfading Rose, the Annunciation, the Nativity of Christ, the Virgin in heaven with saints, monks and angels, together with vignettes of St. Catherine, a martyrdom, and possibly the Holy sepulcher in Jerusalem, 21 3/4 x 16 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

One long, and two shorter vertical cracks, all with restoration/stabilizing. Red border likely repainted. Minor rubbing to gilt ground. light craquelure. Varnished.

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