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Four Orthodox Icons

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
825
Sold for:
$308$250

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

Description:

Four Orthodox Icons, three depicting the Mother of God: including the Sign, 12 3/8 x 9 1/2, a Feodorovskaya type, 12 3/4 x 10 3/4, and a Hodegetria type with Christ holding an open scroll, 12 3/4 x 10 3/4; and one featuring Christ with the Gospel in one hand and the other raised in blessing, 15 3/4 x 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700


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

God, Black Madonna of Częstochowa, Christian iconography, Christian theology, Christianity, Christology, Eastern Catholicism, God in Christianity, Hodegetria, Icon, Religion, Theotokos

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