Lot 992

A FINE ICON SHOWING ST. NICHOLAS OF MYRA Russian, Palekh, 19th century Tempera on wood panel with kovcheg. Finely executed in great detail on a gold ground. Two selected saints on the borders: Guardian Angel and St. Alexey the Man of God. The lower border restored, minor losses. 35.8 x 31.5 cm.
FINE ICON WITH THE HOLY NICOLAUS OF MYRA Russia, Palech, 19th century compound of two boards with two back-sponki (lost). Kovcheg, egg tempera on gold ground, gold ground. 35.8 x 31.5 cm. Two marginal saints: guardian angel and Saint Alexei, man of God. Lower margin rest., minor loss of substance.