Lot 147

AN ICON SHOWING THE SMOLENSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD Russian, 19th century Tempera on wood panel The haloes made of silver, covered by a golden lacquer. Two selected saints on the borders: Guardian Angel and St. John. Wearings, minimally restored. 35 x 31 cm.
ICON WITH THE MOTHER OF GOD OF SMOLENSK (SMOLENSKAYA) Russia, 19th century compound of two boards with two back-sponki (lost). Egg tempera on chalk ground, silver plated nimbs glazed in gold. 35 x 31 cm. Two marginal saints: guardian angel and John. Friction, min. rest.