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Russian Icon Depicting the Mother of God "Joy of All Who Suffer 'With Coins,'"

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$504$425

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

Description:

Russian Icon Depicting the Mother of God "Joy of All Who Suffer 'With Coins,'" late 19th century, the Madonna surrounded by angels and those seeking relief from various aliments, with painted coins referencing the miracle at Klochka, 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

minor wear to paint and gilt, several small chips to border, minor craquelure, bearing Lithuanian export stamp, panel very slightly warped

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God, Christian art, Icon, Madonna

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