Lot 190: A Russian Icon of Scenes from the Life of the Theotokos, Moscow School, late 19th century
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A Russian Icon of Scenes from the Life of the Theotokos
Moscow School, late 19th century
Centering an image of the Resurrection surrounded with twelve (12) scenes from the life of the Mother of God, including the Birth of the Virgin, the Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple, the Annunciation, the Nativity, the Adoration of the Magi, the Baptism of Christ, The Entry of Christ into Jerusalem, the Transfiguration, the Resurrection, Pentecost, the Dormition of the Virgin, and the Elevation of the Cross.
H: 21 1/4, W: 17 1/2 in.
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