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Russian Icon with Three Patron Saints

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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

Description:

Russian Icon with Three Patron Saints, 19th century, depicting Mary Magdalene, Patriarch John, and another female saint, with Christ above, on gilt ground with faux enameled basma border, 14 x 12 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

scattered chips and scratches to paint and gilt, repaired vertical crack through length of panel, panel warped

Keywords

Mary Magdalene, Christian iconography, Icon, Russian icons, Russian Orthodox Church

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