Russian hand painted icon, Presentation of Mary in the Temple 6x9cm.
At the age of 1, Mary was presented to the Priests of the temple by her parents, Anne and Joachim. Despite being just a child, Mary is here represented as an adult, because of the beauty of her soul and the greatness of her person.
This small icon is very refined, hand made by the painters of the Russian school of Palekh.
Everything is perfect even in the smallest details.
Hand-painted on wood with egg tempera and gold leaf, following the antique iconographic techniques of the Russian Church.
The images are painted on canvas then transferred on wood.
Delivered with certificate of origin.
- Model: IC090123
- Shipping Weight: 0.1Kg
- Materials: Wood, temepera, gold leaf
- Origin: Russia
- Height: 9 cm
- Width: 6 cm
- Height: 3.54 in
- Width: 2.36 in