07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Russian Icon Depicting the Baptism of Christ

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon Depicting the Baptism of Christ, 19th century, in stylized river landscape, 17 1/2 x 14 3/8 in.
Estimate $750-1,000

New cradling shims to back. Vertical shrinkage cracks at top and bottom. Paint restorations to upper left corner. Retouch to crack extending down from upper left, through text and saint's halo. scattered spots of in-fill and touch-ups. Varnished.

Keywords

Paint restorations