Lot 44. About You, the whole creation rejoices

Starting price:€ 17 500
Auction date:01.04.2017   16:00
ID 568
Lot 44About You, the whole creation rejoices
044 *"Through You all creation rejoices"
Large Russian icon, shortly after 1800
70.8 x 56.5 cm
17.500 – 20.000,- EUR

The subject is based on the Text of the Basilio-Liturgy shortly before the time of conversion, sung Megalynarions: "Through You, o full of Grace, rejoices all creation, the community of the angels and the gender of the people...."

In the upper part of the icon is enthroned in the center and surrounded by angels, the mother of God with Christ on the Lap. Behind it, a Church is shown with Golden domes, which is surrounded by a garden of Paradise. The left and right of the top of the sun and the moon. Including a large number of Holy.

Provenance: Bavarian Private Collection
Shown in the catalogue, the village of Palekh exhibition, Autenried 1978, p. 53

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Preview30.03.2017 - 01.04.2017
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