Lot 77: RUSSIAN TRAVELING ICON The left scene depicting standing figures, one holding an orb and the other pointing heavenward. The right sc...
October 29, 2016
East Dennis, MA, USALive Auction
RUSSIAN TRAVELING ICON 19th Century
The left scene depicting standing figures, one holding an orb and the other pointing heavenward. The right scene depicting the Mother of God holding the Infant Christ while flanked by two figures. Accented and bordered in gilt. Cyrillic captions. 4.25" x 6.25".
The two images are on separate kovcheg panels, which are mounted to a common panel. They may be fragments of a larger composition. Scattered losses and craquelure. Revarnished. Painted surface unstable.
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