2025/​8607

Russian painter, 19th century

Russian icon depicting St. Alexander Nevski, in memory of the rescue of Tsar Alexander II of Russia at the assassination on April 4 1866. With Russian text: “In memory of the rescue of the precious life of his Majesty Alexander Nikolaevich from the hand of a criminal, who dared to shoot at him on the 4 of April 1866”. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 70×100 cm.

Condition

The canvas needs tightening. The canvas is relined. Minor peelings and more crackles. Repairs and retouches.

Auction

Russian theme, 15 June 2020

Category
Estimate

8,000–10,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

4,200 kr.  

2 bids

When Bidder Bid
4,200 kr.
4,000 kr.