The Veneration of the Icon of the Mother of God
Russia, 18th century
traditionally painted in strong colours, with Saints Varvara and Anna on the left and Mary of Egypt and Marina on the right, the seven full-length male Saints include Sts. John Chrysostom, John the Theologian and others; the silver-gilt oklad engraved, chased and repoussé, bearing late 19th century marks
29 x 26.8cm (11 7/16 x 10 9/16in).