MacDougall Auctions 7-11 June 2010

7 Jun 2010

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


ROSTOV, FIRST THIRD OF THE 16TH CENTURY

* 37. AN IMPORTANT ICON OF THE MYRRH-BEARING WOMEN AT THE TOMB

ROSTOV, FIRST THIRD OF THE 16TH CENTURY

82.5 by 70 cm.
100,000-150,000 pounds


The size of the icon indicates that it was part of the Feasts Tier of a large iconostasis, similar to the famous 1497 iconostasis in the Cathedral of the Assumption (Uspensky Sobor) at the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery. The subject is associated with t


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