Icon, Dormition of the Virgin - Wood - Late 19th century

Description
Icon, Dormition of the Virgin - Wood - Late 19th century
Russia

Important Moscow school Russian icon from the late 19th century on panel and thick preparation. It depicts the "Dormition of the Virgin" surrounded by the Apostles the figure of Jesus bringing his mother's soul to heaven in the centre. Very good condition except small losses of preparation at the top, which do not affect the scene. Please, look carefully at the pictures that are part of the item’s description. Size: length 61.5 cm - height 30 cm

Lot details
Object
Dormition of the Virgin, Icon
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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