Antique Russian Icon of Saint Nicholas in Repousse Overlay

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Outstanding antique Russian icon mounted in original wood and glass shadowbox frame. Depicts Saint Nicholas comprised of repousse technique, whereby metalworking is done by hand on the reverse side creating designs in low relief. Features elaborately engraved gilt and silver metal in three dimensional designs and has silk floral accents.

Details

  • Period
    1850-1859
  • Materials and Techniques
    Metal
    Sheet Metal
    Wood
  • Condition
    Distressed. Excellent condition with age appropriate wear. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    11.75 in. H x 9.25 in. W x 2.5 in. D
    30 cm H x 23 cm W x 6 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Stamford, CT
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    1205149110132
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2011

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Located in Stamford, CT

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