An icon ‘Apparition of the Holy Virgin Mary to the Reverend Sergius of Radonezh’ Palekh, end of 19th century

Lot 139
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Wood, gold leaf, gold paint, tempera 31,2 х 26,4 сm The composition is interesting in its pictorial variety. The fine elaboration of the garments and personal attributes endows the icon with a high artistic value. Exquisite miniature painting, elongated proportions of figures, bright color palette, masterful execution of attributes and ornaments on clothes give the image a special festive decorative effect.