Important Asian, Russian, European and American Works
May 24th & 25th, 2011

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LOT 17
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Lot 17
A LARGE RUSSIAN ICON OF THE OLD TESTAMENT TRINITY, 19TH CENTURY.  In this icon the Trinity is depicted as the three angels who appeared to the Patriarch Abraham (lower left) and his wife Sara (lower right) at the Oak of Mamre, as recorded in the book of Genesis, chapter 18. The abbreviated inscription at top identifies the subject as SVYATAYA TROITSA-The Holy Trinity. 29.25 inches x 20 inches (74.2 x 51 cm)
Estimate:  $3,000 - 5,000  
Price Realized: $9,600.00
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