SAINT NICHOLAS

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RUSSIAN (ST. PETERSBURG), 1781, ASSAY MASTER: EVGRAF BOROVSHTSHIKOV

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SAINT NICHOLAS

RUSSIAN (ST. PETERSBURG), 1781, ASSAY MASTER: EVGRAF BOROVSHTSHIKOV

St. Nicholas, flanked by Christ and the Mother of God, is painted with mild colours and his hair and beard are emphasised with white brushstrokes. Set in a silver oklad, decorated with stylised foliate motifs on the border and an elaborate cut-out halo.

12? x 10? in. (31.75 x 27.25 cm)