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Russian Icon Depicting the Diesis

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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

Description:

Russian Icon Depicting the Diesis, 19th century, polychrome and gilt decorated with Christ enthroned at center, flanked by the Virgin and John the Baptist, with faux enameled basma border, 14 x 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

gilt worn, cracks to wood, panel warped

Keywords

Eastern Orthodox icons, Russian icons, Russian Orthodox Church

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