Sale 18CN01 | Lot 104

Russian Patinated Copper Diptych Icon of Christ, Mother of God and Archangels

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 104
Russian Patinated Copper Diptych Icon of Christ, Mother of God and Archangels
Circa 1915
Rectangular, on a fabric-lined cruciform base, cast with the Russian inscriptions Lord God Jesus Christ and NIKA above two hinged doors cast with a cross and two seraphim, opening to reveal four circular icons, the reverse inscribed in French: 22 Juillet 1915 / Georges. 7 1/2 x 7 inches (19 x 17.8 cm)
Provenance:
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


C Property from the Descendants of Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

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