Lot 1542: Post Medieval Russian Icon of Christ
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 19th century AD. A rectangular wooden icon with painted scene of Christ with a late 20th century substitution of the upper part, covered by a chipped silver riza (oklad), with stamped hallmarks of Ivan Semenovich Gubkin (?); inscription to the lower part ??? ??????????? (Lord Almighty); fabric-covered reverse. 428 grams, 22.1 x 17.7 cm (8 3/4 x 7"). Property of a lady; acquired from a London fine art gallery in the late 1990s.
Condition Report: Fair condition.