07-13-2017 07-14-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3020B Boston
July 13, 2017 4:00PMCalender
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Three Russian Icons

$400$325
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Three Russian Icons, each with a painted metal riza, one featuring St. Nicholas, 14 1/4x 12 1/2; another with two saints possibly Zosima and Savvatiy of Solovki, 12 1/4 x 10 3/4; and one with six saints, 13 1/4 x 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Christian iconography, Christianity, Herman of Solovki, Icon, Picture framing, Religion, Riza, Russian icons, Sabbatius of Solovki, Solovki, White Sea, Zosima of Solovki