Lot 197: A Russian Icon fragment of the Vladimir Mother of God, Possibly part 17th century
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A Russian Icon fragment of the Vladimir Mother of God
Possibly part 17th century
Fragment of a larger icon depicting the Vladimir Mother of God in traditional style.
H: 10 1/2, W: 9 in.
Repaired split to the panel, evidence of overpainting, and partial regilding. While the work is not pristine, it is in fine decorative condition.
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