Lot 1228: MONUMENTALE MONATSIKONE: SEPTEMBER
November 5, 2016
Düsseldorf, GermanyLive Auction
Description: A MONUMENTAL MENOLOGICAL ICON FOR SEPTEMBER Russian, circa 1800 Tempera on wood panel with kovcheg. The feasts and saints that are commemorated in September are represented on eight registers. The icon was painted with care and the minute faces were executed in detail. The bright colours stand out against the blue background. Vertical crack minimally restored. 88 x 53 cm. MONUMENTALE MONATSIKONE: SEPTEMBER Russland, um 1800 Verbund aus zwei Brettern mit zwei Rückseiten-Sponki. Flaches Kowtscheg, Lewkas, Eitempera, Nimben vergoldet. 88 x 53 cm. Vertikaler Riss min. rest.