A PAIR OF RUSSIAN ICONS, 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY.
Comprising an icon of Christ overlaid with an engraved silver riza, Christ delivers a blessing and holds a book of Gospels open to John 13:34, the oklad hallmarked Moscow, circa 1895, Cyrillic maker's mark AS and 84 silver standard, 10.6 inches x 8.75 inches (27 x 22.5 cm). Together with a Russian icon of selected saints depicted beneath an image of Christ shown above and parting a blessing, from left to right they are St. John the Warrior, St. Gury, St. Samon, and St. Aviv, overlaid with a repousse silver riza, hallmarked Moscow, dated 1795, Cyrillic maker's mark P.F., 8.25 inches x 6.25 inches (21 x 15.5 cm).
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