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A GREEK ICON OF THE MOTHER OF GOD EMBRACING A CRUCIFIX, 17TH CENTURY. Sensitively painted in dark somber colors, the gilt halo of the Virgin punched and incised and the blue background and borders rendered with stars. 16 inches x 12.25 inches (41 x 31 cm).
$600 - 900
€ 540 - 810
For a nearly identical example, see Sotheby's November 29, 2005 auction, Lot 220