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 Icon of the Madonna and Child Enthroned

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

Description:

Greek Icon of the Madonna and Child Enthroned, late 18th/early 19th century, with small depictions of the presentation of Christ in the temple, and the Annunciation to corners, the border with carved strapwork detailing and painted with vignettes of saints including Peter and Paul, the Evangelists, archangels, St. George, and St. Demetrius, 21 1/2 x 15 5/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

carved edging poorly repainted.

Keywords

Peter and Paul