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Lot 0015 Details

Description
  • Item: Russian Icon
  • Saint: Savior of Smolensk
  • Date: Circa 1880
  • Origin: Central Russia, provincial
  • Materials: Egg tempera and and gesso on wood with silver plated brass oklad
  • Dimensions: 10.5 x 12.25 inches (26.8 x 31.1cm)

    Savior of Smolensk Icon shows Christ in a frontal position, with his right hand raised in a blessing gesture and his left hand holding a Gospel book. To either side of Him, are the Virgin Mary and St. John the Baptist; kneeling in prayer at His feet, are St. Sergius of Radonezh and the Venerable Barlaam of Khutyn. In the upper part of the icon, to the right and left of Christ, are angels with the instruments of passion.

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  • Condition
    Original condition with some scratches to the Icon under the oklad.
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    19th C Russian Icon Savior of Smolensk, Brass Oklad

    Estimate $600 - $800Nov 06, 2016
    Starting Price $1
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