07-18-2015 07-19-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2835B Boston
July 18, 2015 10:00AMCalender
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Russian Icon Depicting the Almighty Lord

$984$800
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2835B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 18, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon Depicting the Almighty Lord, c. 1900, with .875 silver riza, maker's mark in Cyrillic "IAA" possibly for I.A. Alekseyev, with rubbed assayer marks and bearing later Moscow import marks, Christ shown with his hand raised in benediction and with an enamel accented halo, 6 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Wear to paint, particularly on hands, overall wear to piece is appropriate with age and use.


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Keywords

Moscow