Icon, Russian Orthodox Madonna of the Deposition with riza signed in silver 33x27 cm - Silver, Wood - Late 18th century

Description
Icon, Russian Orthodox Madonna of the Deposition with riza signed in silver 33x27 cm - Silver, Wood - Late 18th century
Russia

Late 18th century Russian Icon
Our Lady of Deposition
(Don't cry for me mother)
It depicts Our Lady on Christ’s tomb
The icon has a signed silver riza

Parts of the riza are missing at the edges or very worn out; it looks like it has no hallmarks or, at least, no legible ones
However, it has been acid-tested for silver

The wooden panel is in fair condition
The image of Our Lady is rich in details and intact
Even the figures of Christ and perhaps a winged St. John (or Archangel) are clearly visible

The pictures are part of the description

From a private collection

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Lot details
Object
Icon, Russian Orthodox Madonna of the Deposition with riza signed in silver 33x27 cm
Material
Silver, Wood
Estimated Period
Late 18th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions
33×3×27 cm
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