A GROUP OF TRAVELLING ICONS DEPICTING NINE OF THE MAJOR FEASTS OF THE LITURGICAL YEAR

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RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1700

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A GROUP OF TRAVELLING ICONS DEPICTING NINE OF THE MAJOR FEASTS OF THE LITURGICAL YEAR

RUSSIAN, CIRCA 1700

The represented subjects are: the Birth of the Mother of God, the Annunciation, the Nativity of Christ, the Presentation of Christ in the Temple, the Baptism of Christ, the Transfiguration on Mount Tabor, the Ascension, the Dormition of the Mother of God, the Exaltation of the Cross, each icon is set in frame with cloisonni enamelled border

Each: 4? x 4 in. (12.1 x 10 cm) (9)