THE MOTHER OF GOD OF TENDERNESS

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RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1700

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THE MOTHER OF GOD OF TENDERNESS

RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1700

The Mother of God supporting Christ with her two hands, the latter in a playful position, pressing his cheek to that of his Mother, touching her face and holding a scroll, the garments rendered traditionally with fine gold brushstrokes, and imitation of embroidery and pearls on the maphorion's hem

12 x 10? in. (30 x 26.75 cm)