Russian Gilt-Metal and Enamel Icon of Christ Pantocrator
Unmarked, possibly by Olovyanishnikov, circa 1910
Ovoid, beneath a cupola with three pierced circular finials and crosses, suspending beaded tassels, enameled throughout with varicolored geometric motifs, suspended from a chain. Length 8 1/2 inches (21.6 cm), excluding chain.
Grand Duke George Mikhailovich (1863-1919) and Grand Duchess Marie Georgievna (1876-1940)
Princess Nina Georgievna Chavchavadze (1901-1974)
Prince David Pavlovich Chavchavadze (1924-2014)
By descent to the present owner
For related designs, see S.I. Vashkov, et al, Religious Art [Religioznoe Iskusstvo], Moscow, 1911, pp. 175-176.
C Property from the Descendants of Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia
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