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Lot 0010
A RUSSIAN ICON OF SAINT NICHOLAS, 16TH CENTURY, MOSCOW. Here Nicholas is depicted in bust portrait form, his sakkos with cross decorations and collar with gilt embroidery. The omophorion also with gilt decorated crosses. The painted surface in very good condition retaining 95% of the original pigments, and executed on a typical earlier style panel with double raised kovcheg. 11.5 inches x 9.3 inches (29 x 24 cm).

Condition

With the exception of the old restoration clearly visible on the lower margin, the icon overall is in very good original condition. The paint layer is stable with no signs of lifting and black light reveals only a very few minor and scattered re-touches here and there no significant.


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A FINE RUSSIAN ICON OF SAINT NICHOLAS, 16TH CENTURY

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000Nov 17, 2015