A SMALL ICON SHOWING ST. ALEXIUS, METROPOLITAN OF MOSCOW Russian, dated 1907 Oil on wood panel. Executed on a gold ground, the borders ornately incised and painted in faux enameling. On the back Cyrillic inscribed with a dedication, dated '1907'. 17.7 x 14.4 cm. SMALL DATED ICON WITH SACRED ALEXIUS, METROPOLITE OF MOSCOW Russia, dated 1907 Cypress wood panel. Oil painting on chalk ground, gold ground and border ornamentally punched. 17,7 x 14,4 cm. On the reverse handwritten dedication inscription in Cyrillic, dated '1907'.