8 June 2009
CENTRAL RUSSIA, CIRCA 1700
30.5 by 26 cm.
Directing the viewer’s gaze towards Her Son, Christ is seated on her arm, His legs crossed, turning towards His Mother in blessing and holding a scroll, executed traditionally with deep colours, the gold details on the cuffs and Christ’s garments brighten the imagery, the haloes defined by bold, brown rims.
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