Lot 841

Holiday icon
Russia, 19th century, inscribed in Church Slavonic style, solid hardwood board with two sponki on the reverse, tempera over chalk ground, partly gilded, central depiction of Christ's descent into hell and resurrection and the liberation of the forefathers from Hades, framed by 12 panels depicting the holidays of the Orthodox Church, traces of age, dimensions 53 x 44 cm.