Lot 461: A RUSSIAN ICON OF CHRIST WITH SILVER-GILT OKLAD, MOSCOW, 1849 |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the gilded silver oklad with repoussé with rocaille border, the vestments with scrolling foliage, with applied silver halo, the figure of Christ depicted standing, 84 standard
numerous holes where nails previously fixed this panel to another surface, otherwise very little wear
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Dimensions: height 21 1/2 in.; width 7 1/4 in.