MacDougall Auctions 7-11 June 2010

7 Jun 2010

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POVOLZHIE, SECOND HALF OF THE 17TH CENTURY

94. A TRIPTYCH OF THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN IN AN EMBROIDERED OKLAD WITH FEASTS AND SELECTED SAINTS

POVOLZHIE, SECOND HALF OF THE 17TH CENTURY

Extended 44 by 57 cm, closed 44 by 29 cm.
40,000-50,000 pounds


This work is a striking example of a traditional 17th century domestic icon case in the form of a folding box with a triangular-shaped top designed for a family shrine. It is an icon of the Mother of God of Kazan, a copy of the miraculous image v


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