Icon - Wood - 18th century

Description
Icon - Wood - 18th century
Russia

Icon Saint Nikolaus 18th century, Russia. Expertise from Icon Museum

The presented icon (32.9x27.2 cm) shows Saint Nikolaus.
The saint is depicted in a semi-figure, the right hand raised in blessing.
In the left, he holds a Gospel book. In the background Christ and the Mother of God are represented, a takeover from the legend of Arius.
The icon is a West Russian work from the late 18th century.
Restorations on the edge, as well as tuning in the midfield, otherwise original condition. Decorative, charming Russian house icon.

Lot details
Object
Icon
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
18th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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