Lot 2024: Russian Provincial or Greek wood icon of Christ
04 November 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: 18th/19th c., gilt-silver oklad overlaid decoration, linen backing, 8.75"l x 7"w (panel)
Condition Report: Good, bends and losses to oklad, oxidation, sun fading to linen, warping, probably insect damage and shrinkage
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.