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Russian Icon of a Saint - Late 17th, Early 18th Century | Painted and gilded wood panel containing two dove-tailed grooves cut into the back of the icon panel for two Shponki (back slats - cross members inserted into the grooves on the back of the wood panel to prevent warping during the drying process and to ensure structural integrity over time) | Presence of these back slat grooves indicates is a higher quality early icon | This hand painted Russian icon has a saint with a smaller figure representing Jesus to the upper left, and a figure representing Mary in the upper right corner | Measures approx. 11" x 8". Some wear, as shown in images, but main image in good condition. Missing slats.


8 x 11 x 1 in


2 lb

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Russian Icon of a Saint Hand Painted Late 17th Century

Estimate $750 - $938Jul 21, 2018