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Russian Icon Depicting Saint John the Warrior

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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

Description:

Russian Icon Depicting Saint John the Warrior, 19th century, polychrome and gilt decorated kovcheg panel with central figure surrounded by scenes from the saint's life, 14 x 11 7/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

wear to gilt, craquelure, nicks and chips to paint, cracks to wood, worming, panel warped

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Eastern Orthodox icons, Russian icons

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