Russian Icons, Wedding Pair | 4172

$4,200

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19th century, two icons of Christ Pantocrator and Smolenskaya Mother of God in silver-gilt oklad, placed in wooden shadow box with glass lid. JESUS CHRIST PANTOCRATOR: Moscow, hand painted, egg tempera on wood panel, the entire image overlaid with a silver-gilt, engraved and chased oklad. Hallmarked Moscow, Imperial warrant and 84 standards (875/1000 silver) circa 1875 and with Cyrillic maker’s mark (I.C.E.) SMOLENSKAYA MOTHER OF GOD: Moscow, hand painted, egg tempera on wood panel, the entire image overlaid with a silver-gilt engraved and chased oklad. Hallmarked Moscow, Imperial warrant and 84 standards (875/1000) circa 1888, maker’s mark initials (A.C.) Cyrillic, Alexis Stepanov.

Size: 7 ¼” x 5 ½” (18 x 14cm) icon, 15 1/2 x 10 3/4 in shadow box