SAINT GEORGE AND THE DRAGON

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RUSSIAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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SAINT GEORGE AND THE DRAGON

RUSSIAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Realistically painted, showing the young hiero-martyr saint on white hourse conquerring the dragon, with landscape in the background, ground decorated with incised gilt scrolls, and with deocrative border, reverse with Russian inscription: 'This image of saint ma[rtyr] George the Conquerror was blessed near his relics 1911 October 20' - 14 x 12 in. (35.5 x 30 cm.).

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