07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Russian Icon of St. Sergius at the Tomb of His Parents

$790$650
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon of St. Sergius at the Tomb of His Parents, late 19th century, painted on gold leaf, an icon of "The Image Not Made by Human Hands" hangs on the wall above the sarcophagi of Sts. Cyril and Maria, 10 1/2 x 8 5/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Inpainting and re-varnish. Minor loss to gold leaf. No warping to panel.

Keywords

Tomb of His Parents, Cyril , Maria