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Russian Icon Depicting the Entry of Christ into Jerusalem

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Icon Depicting the Entry of Christ into Jerusalem, late 19th century, rectangular wood panel, gold and polychrome enamel decorated depiction of Christ seated upon a donkey accompanied by his disciples, greeted by adults bearing green branches, 10 3/8 x 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Scattered surface wear to border.


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

Art history, Christian art, Christian iconography, Christianity, Entry of Christ into Jerusalem, Icon, Russian icons

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