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Mother of God “The Unexpected Joyâ€

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  • Title: Mother of God “The Unexpected Joy”
  • Origin: Russia, Old Religious Antique Icon
  • Date/Period: 18/ 19th century
  • Dimensions: 31 x 26 cm
  • Provenance: In the writings of St. Dimitri of Rostov there is an instructive narrative about a certain sinner who unexpectedly experienced the joy of repentance before an icon of the Mother of God. This event became so beloved of the Russian people that an icon was drawn depicting it, which came to be known as “The Unexpected Joy.” The icon shows a sinner standing on his knees, praying before an icon of the Theotokos and cleansing his soul through penitence. Condition: minor retouching at the border. Provenance: private collection Germany. The authenticity of every icon is guaranteed.



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    Jun 29
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    Lot 0013 Details

    Description
    ...
  • Title: Mother of God “The Unexpected Joy”
  • Origin: Russia, Old Religious Antique Icon
  • Date/Period: 18/ 19th century
  • Dimensions: 31 x 26 cm
  • Provenance: In the writings of St. Dimitri of Rostov there is an instructive narrative about a certain sinner who unexpectedly experienced the joy of repentance before an icon of the Mother of God. This event became so beloved of the Russian people that an icon was drawn depicting it, which came to be known as “The Unexpected Joy.” The icon shows a sinner standing on his knees, praying before an icon of the Theotokos and cleansing his soul through penitence. Condition: minor retouching at the border. Provenance: private collection Germany. The authenticity of every icon is guaranteed.



    Reserve: $750.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $40.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from The Netherlands.

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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