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Russian Icon Depicting Two Patron Saints

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$770$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon Depicting Two Patron Saints, late 19th century, Saint Alexander on the left and a nun saint at right, with Christ above, on gilt ground, 12 1/3 x 10 3/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

minor surface cracks to gilt, panel very slightly warped

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Christian iconography, Eastern Catholicism, Eastern Christianity, Eastern Orthodoxy, Icon, Russian icons, Russian Orthodox Church

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