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Two Russian Icons with Silver-gilt Riza

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
588
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Two Russian Icons with Silver-gilt Riza, late 19th century, each rectangular with Cyrillic inscriptions at base, one depicting the Virgin Mary and Christ Child, both ht. 3 5/8, wd. 2 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600


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

Christ Child, Christian art, Christian iconography, Christianity, Cyrillic script, Icon, Picture framing, Religion, Riza, Russian icons

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