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Greek Painted Triptych

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$356$300

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

Description:

Greek Painted Triptych, 18th century, rectangular, with two doors opening to a central panel depicting the Mother of God recessed within an archway, upper door sections with Greek saints over Saint George on the left and Saint Demetrius on the right, all on gilt ground, ht. 12 1/8, lg. with doors open 14 5/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

all-over loss to paint and gilt, extensive smoke and burn damage to images, worming along upper section, black tape affixed to exterior

Keywords

God, Door

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