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Icon painting: State Museum of Palekh Art (Russian and English Edition) by  State Museum of Palekh Art (Author) Gosudarstvennyi muzei palekhskogo iskusstva (Author) - Hardcover - 1994 - from ThatBookGuy and Biblio.com

Icon painting: State Museum of Palekh Art (Russian and English Edition)

by Gosudarstvennyi muzei palekhskogo iskusstva (Author), State Museum of Palekh Art (Author)

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Moscow: Progress Publishing Group, 1994. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. English and Russian Language. Very-good, clean condition hardback with jacket. Over-sized and heavy book. No remainder marks or clippings. Jacket is clean and bright, shows light wear - no tears. No tears inside book. Only writing inside book is a nice gift inscription to previous owner (Penny Mitchell - Jacksonville, Illinois) from her Russian host family during her trip to St. Petersburg, Russia (To our nice kind and intelligent American friends for the remembrance of our meeting during the blessed Easter days in St. Petersburg, April 25-30. Icons are regarded with us as windows to the Heaven through which the Light of God poures out. May your whole life be illuminated by this Eternal Light. In Christian affection Victor, Ruya, Audrey). I could not discern the last name spellings. Red boards with gilt lettering and beautiful gilt decoration (clean and bright). Very-nicely illustrated throughout. Tight spine, clean pages. 154 pages. Preface by Lyudmila Knyazeva, art critic. .
  • Bookseller: ThatBookGuy US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 070630
  • Title: Icon painting: State Museum of Palekh Art (Russian and English Edition)
  • Author: Gosudarstvennyi muzei palekhskogo iskusstva (Author), State Museum of Palekh Art (Author)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Progress Publishing Group
  • Place: Moscow
  • Date published: 1994
  • Keywords: RUSSIAN ENGLISH LANGUAGE PALEKH ICON PAINTING ART CHRISTIAN INTEREST RELIGION STATE MUSEUM OF RUSSIA ST PETERSBURG LYUDMILA KNYAZEVA TVER ROSTOV SUZDAL VELIKY USTYUG MOSCOW KOSTROMA
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art;
  • Subjects: ART / General; RELIGION / General; RELIGION / Christianity / General;
  • Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall


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