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THE MOTHER OF GOD OF THE SIGN - RUSSIAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY - The Mother and Child painted realistically with mild colours, covered by a parcel gilt oklad, with cloisonne enamelled haloes in pink, blues and greens, with applied enamelled name plaques and the Virgin's initials 10 5/8 x 8 7/8 in. (27 x 22.5 cm)
CHRIST PANTOKRATOR - RUSSIAN, MARK OF A. POSTNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1874 0 Rectangular, the icon traditionally painted, with repoussé, chased and engraved floral scroll and trellis oklad, with applied blue enamel inscriptions and bible, pierced parcel gilt halo, marked on lower rim and halo, in a glazed wood kiot The icon 12 3/8 x 10½ in. (31.5 x 26.5 cm)
CHRIST PANTOKRATOR WITH A SILVER-GILT OKLAD - RUSSIAN, MARK OF DMITRIY SMIRNOV, MOSCOW, 1908-17 - Signing in benediction and bearing the globe and cross, Christ's garments covered in elaborate filigree work, the silver-gilt oklad with applied foliate scrolls in relief, the halo with blue champlevé enamel along the rim 12 3/8 x 10½ in. (31.4 x 26.7 cm)
ST. VLADIMIR THE GREAT - RUSSIAN, MARK OF IVAN TARABROV TOGETHER WITH RETAILER'S MARK OF OREST FEDOROVICH KURLUKOV, MOSCOW 1895 - The elderly saint portrayed realistically, raising a martyr's cross & bringing his left hand to his chest, with an elaborate silver gilt oklad, the background engraved with foliage patterns, his crown, halo, & double border of the oklad with colourful cloisonné enamel, the spandrels applied with gilt busts of cherubs, 12 3/8 x 10 11/16 in.