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lot 847

Icon of the Mother of God of Pokrov
Russia, c. 1800, inscribed in Church Slavonic style, tempera over chalk ground on a hardwood panel divided into three parts across, blocked with an additional hardwood panel (the latter detached), partially gilded, painted Kowtscheg, depiction of Mary Protection and Intercession in the upper part of the picture, scene with Mary on a cloud base captured with a pointed brush, In her hand she wears her veil, surrounded by numerous angels and saints on the left and right side, in the lower part of the picture Andrew, surrounded by believers, pointing to Mary and addressing Epiphanius, stronger preservation defects, in need of restoration, dimensions 42 x 38 cm.