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Eastern European Icon Depicting the "Sweet Kissing Mother of God,"

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$6,221$5,250

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

Description:

Eastern European Icon Depicting the "Sweet Kissing Mother of God," 19th century, with crude puncture work at halo, on gilt ground, sight size 11 x 8 in.
Estimate $400-600

craquelure and loss to paint and gilt, panel slightly warped, in later frame

Keywords

Ancient Greek art, Christian iconography, Halo, Iconography

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