1949/​8667
Four Russian icon linen dresses/altar clothes, sewn with among others cross stitch embroidery and flat stitching. C. 1900. One à 160 cm and three à 200 cm. (3).

Description

Four Russian icon linen dresses/altar clothes, sewn with among others cross stitch embroidery and flat stitching. C. 1900. One à 160 cm and three à 200 cm. (3).

Provenance: The Danish seller's stepmother's parents, Arne Hammer and his Russian-born wife, Tatiana Konstantinova Hammer, née Martinson. Arne Hammer worked for the Great Northern Telegraph Company and travelled often to Russia in the 1920s. In Irkutsk, he met Tatiana, whom he married and moved to Denmark. Tatiana Hammer belonged to the Russian circles in Copenhagen.

Condition

Minimal wear due to age.

Auction

Russian theme, 5 December 2019

Category

Collector's items

Estimate

2,000–3,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

1,000 kr.

One bid

When Bidder Bid
1,000 kr.