Vreko Fratusa, Greek icon, screenprinted and painted.
The peculiarity of this icon is that the image is screenprinted and then finished by hand; the frame is entirely hand-painted.
This is a representation of the Blessed Virgin Hodegetria, painted following the iconographic techniques of the Byzantine tradition.
"Hodegetria" means She who shows the Way, and the Way is her son Jesus.
This is one of the oldest known icons: according to the legend it comes from Jerusalem and through Constantine it arrived in Russia in the XII century.
It comes with certificate of origin and authenticity, delivered in an elegant blue box.
- Model: IC110045
- Shipping Weight: 1.2Kg
- Materials: Wood, egg tempera, gold leaf
- Origin: Greece
- Height: 41 cm
- Width: 31 cm
- Height: 16.14 in
- Width: 12.2 in