Russian icon, Pantocrator 17.5x13.5cm.
This is among the most famous and known icons: The Christ "Pantokrator", the representation of the maximum glory and power of Christ.
He is depicted in half-length with an intense and expressive face. With his left hand he's holding the open book and with the right one he is blessing the people according to the orthodox-Byzantine rite.
In the Aureola (Nimbus) are represented the typical Greek letters indicating "He who is".
Delivered with certificate of authenticity in a beige box.