Lot 699

Birth of the Lord and baptism in the Jordan
46 x 40.5 cm.
Mstera, around 1900.

egg tempera on wood. The pair of icons each with a high rectangular recessed image field with ornamental border and upper lying cartouche with title. Once fantastic river landscape with rugged mountain ranges and Christ as he is baptized by John. Once with scenes from the birth of Christ.

Provenance:
Private collection Pavel Ryabushinskiy - a rich Russian entrepreneur, philanthropist, collector, 1871-1924.

Exhibition:
Museum Flehite, Amersfoort, Netherlands, 2006. (1241654) (13)


Birth of the Lord and the Baptism in the River Jordan



46 x 40.5 cm.
Mstera, Russia, ca. 1900.
Egg tempera on panel.

Provenance:
Pavel Ryabushinskiy Collection - a wealthy Russian entrepreneur, philanthropist, collector, 1871-1924.

Exhibition:
Museum Flehite, Amersfoort, Netherlands, 2006.