Lot 2019: Russian or Greek gilt and polychrome wood icon
04 November 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: 18th/19th c., male saint with Christ vision, 7"l x 5.5"w (panel)
Condition Report: Good/fair, paint and minor wood loss to edges, shrinkage and warping, probable insect damage
Provenance: Property from the Estate of a Texas Oil Heiress - This Texas Oil Heiress' and socialite garnered her cultivated collection of 20th century and antique decorative arts from both local and international sources. Her annual global sojourns and keen visual taste are evident in this diverse yet harmonious collection.