Icon, Quadripartite - Wood - 19th century

Description
Icon, Quadripartite - Wood - 19th century
Russia

Antique Russian Icon Four Parts. Double Kowtscheg (the kovcheg or ark — a recess in the surface). Mid 19th Century. Icon was made by a good master for old believers in the middle Volga region. Various restorations near the face and part of the nimbus of Saint Simeon (part 1 - representation of Christ in the temple, photo 1), on the field on the left and under part 2 (Dormition of the Mother of God photo 2), above the nimbus of Saint John in part 4 (photo 3), on the field at the top of the icon (photo 4)

1. Presentation of Christ in the Temple
2. Dormition of the Mother of God
3. The Intercession of the most Holy Theotokos (Pokrov)
4. Saints - St.John the Baptist, St. Michael Archangel, Saint Anna

Dimensions: 31,7 x 26,1 x 3,3 cm

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