Icoon, Heilige martelaar Nikita (1) - Hout - 19e eeuw

Omschrijving
Icoon, Heilige martelaar Nikita (1) - Hout - 19e eeuw
Rusland

Antique Russian icon ‘Holy Martyr Nikita’ with two saints along the edges. Hand-painted with egg tempera colour on a wooden panel with chalk background. Typical method of icon production in the 18th and 19th century.
The icon was probably made in central Russia at the end of the 18th or beginning of the 19th century.
Pretty rare and sought-after motif. Relatively detailed painting. Perfect coordination of colour contrasts. The icon is in good condition with typical age-related signs of wear and tear in the form of smaller paint chips (especially on the edge), minimal cracks, scratches and dirt (see photos). Partial restorations are present (
in the face, among others). All saints are labelled. The text is easy to read. The painting has craquelure (see photos). Heavy and solid wooden panel. Two cross-sponkis are installed on the back.
A piece for experts and collectors.
Dimensions: 35.5 x 31 x 2.6 cm
This is a private sale with no returns.

Kavelgegevens
Aantal items
1
Object
Heilige martelaar Nikita, Icoon
Materiaal
Hout
Geschatte periode
19e eeuw
Land van herkomst
Rusland
Staat
Goede staat - gebruikt met kleine tekenen van ouderdom en vlekjes
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