Lot 132
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A Russian icon of Christ Pantocrator with gilded silver, cloisonné enamel and seed pearl oklad

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
Sold
56,250 USD
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Description

  • oil or tempera on zinc, wood, silk, seed pearls
the realistically painted figure of Christ shown at half-length, blessing and holding the open Gospels, with oklad decorated in brightly colored cloisonné enamel in floral and geometric patterns, the Gospels in champlevé enamel and the halo with seed pearls, the outer edges raised to resemble half-columns, the oklad Ovchinnikov, Moscow, circa 1895, contained in original silk-lined wood case of the firm Ovchinnikov
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