Lot 819

A LARGE ICON SHOWING ST. ANDREW THE APOSTLE Russian, late 19th century Tempera on wood panel. Against a golden background with etched tracery design. The borders ornately incised and painted in faux enameling. Vertical crack restored. Diam. 37 cm.
BIG ICONS WITH THE Apostle ANDREAS Russia, late 19th century composite of three boards with a back crossbar. Egg tempera on chalk ground, gold ground and margin gilded, ornamental hallmarks. D. 37 cm. Remaining vertical crack.