07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Greek Icon of the Madonna and Child Enthroned

$368$300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Greek Icon of the Madonna and Child Enthroned, late 18th/early 19th century, with small depictions of the presentation of Christ in the temple, and the Annunciation to corners, the border with carved strapwork detailing and painted with vignettes of saints including Peter and Paul, the Evangelists, archangels, St. George, and St. Demetrius, 21 1/2 x 15 5/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

carved edging poorly repainted.

Keywords

Peter and Paul