MacDougall Auctions, 8 июня 2009 г.

8 июня 2009

Список художников / Полный каталог


RUSSIAN, XIX CENTURY

* 153. THE MOTHER OF GOD OF SMOLENSK

RUSSIAN, XIX CENTURY

42.7 by 37.9 cm.
15,000-20,000 pounds


Portrayed according to the traditional rules of icon painting, the flesh rendered with earth colours, the maphorion in maroon, its folds defined by black striations and its details, like Christ’s luminous garments, highlighted in gold.


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* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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