01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Two Russian Icons

$1,304$1,100
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Two Russian Icons, Palekh, c. 1900, each kovcheg panel with shaped top, depicting the Image Not Made By Hands and the Tikhvin Mother of God, polychrome painted on gold ground, approx. 8 1/2 x 7 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Both with craquelure, minor chips and nicks to paint, and very slightly warped panels.

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