Lot 2318
Antique Framed Russian Icon of Madonna and Child
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
19th century, gesso with polychrome and gilt on panel, Byzantine style niche and tracery elements surrounding the Madonna and Christ Child, lower register with partially worn Cyrillic script, presented in a later glass and copper frame with magenta upholstered backing and elliptical silver mounts.

Panel 5 3/8 x 4 1/2 in.; Frame dimensions 13 1/4 x 11 1/4 in.

Private Collection, New London, North Carolina

Some areas of rubbing and loss to painted surfaces. some cracks and hairlines to exterior black glass frame.