Icon, Mother of God " Soothe my pain" - Wood - 19th century

Description
Icon, Mother of God " Soothe my pain" - Wood - 19th century
Russia

Attractive Russian icon depicting the Mother of God " Soothe my pain". This quite rare icon depicts the Virgin holding her hand against her cheek and looking full of worries to her divine Son. This icon is a comfort for everyone crushed by the hardship of daily life. The icon comes from a Dutch private collection and was bought in the eigthies from the famous Artes Gallery in the Hague the Netherlands. The icon is painted with egg tempera paint on levkas on a lindenwood panel and is in a good state of preservation

Lot details
Object
Icon, Mother of God " Soothe my pain"
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
18.5×16.5×1.5 cm
Weight
0.5 kg
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