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Pair of Greek Gilt and Polychrome Icons

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$533$450

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

Description:

Pair of Greek Gilt and Polychrome Icons, each depicting an Old Testament prophet within an arched panel with a lobed gilt frame, 11 x 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

losses to paint and gilt, losses to lobed border

Keywords

Christian iconography, Eastern Catholicism, Eastern Orthodoxy, Icon, Polychrome, Sacramentals

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