World Treasures: Important Russian, European, Asian & American Works
November 18th & 19th, 2014
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LOT 17
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Lot 17
A FINE RUSSIAN ICON OF THE UNBURNT THORNBUSH MOTHER OF GOD, OVCHINNIKOV.  A finely and fully painted image overlaid with a finely crafted repoussé and chased gilded silver riza, hallmarked Moscow, dated 1867, and with Cyrillic maker’s mark “О.П,” for Pavel Ovchinnikov. Verso of icon with handwritten inscription describing what type of riza to produce. 10.6 inches x 9 inches (27 x 23 cm). Contained in a glazed karelian birch shadow box frame Киот (kiot). Overall size including kiot 12.5 inches x 10.75 inches (32 x 27.5 cm).
Estimate:  $2,000 - 3,000   € 1,400 - 2,100
Price Realized: $5,250.00
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