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Greek Icon Depicting Saint Charalampus (Harlampi)

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Greek Icon Depicting Saint Charalampus (Harlampi), 19th century, the saint shown in a full-length robe holding the devil by the hair in one hand, with white metal accents to hands and halo, 10 x 7 3/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Surface grime, minor nicks and abrasions to surface, scattered minor losses, upper right corner appears burned, darker finish probably applied.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Saint Charalampus (Harlampi), Christian iconography, Halo, Icon, Saint Charalambos

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