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Christ with the ‘Fiery Eye’, 18h century, Russia, tempera on wooden board, size 43 x 32 cm, price € 5500,-

This icon is also called Christ with the fiery eye (in Russia Yaroe Oko) . In fact a name given by the people of Russia to a portrait of Christ. The dignified serious expression of the face leads to the popular speech of the name given by the Russian people. Images like this first began appearing in Russia in the 14th century with the invitation of Greek iconographers by the Russian Orthodox Church. This representation shows little had changed 400 years after that migration. The “writer” of this icon strives to create an image of Christ who presents God as a man. Authenticity of every icon is guaranteed. Provenance: private collection Germany. Every icon is sold with extensive written expertise.Shippingcost: 35 euro to United States, Europe and Russia. Shipping within 5 days after the payment.

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Original condition with wear, losses and damages. Feel free and do not hesitate to ask any questions about the desired icon. Email mr.milatz@planet.nl or call 0031-(0)6-54290968

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Christ, 18th century, Russian Icon

Estimate €700 - €900Feb 21, 2018