Painted Russian icon "the Praises of the Mother of God".
This Russian icon is made with the traditional techniques of the orthodox art and of the Russian painters.
It comes in an elegant, rigid, blue box.
This icon represents Mary on a throne, surrounded by prophets who show the content of their vision.
This icon is from the monastery of Kirillo-Belozersk in Russia.
Under the stool there is this writing: "from above the prophets have announced you".
The prophets are: Jacob the patriarch, Moses, Aaron, Gideon, David, Solomon, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, Daniel, Habakkuk and Zechariah.
- Model: IC090225
- Shipping Weight: 0.2Kg
- Materials: Wood, levkas, gold leaf, egg tempera
- Origin: Russia
- Height: 14 cm
- Width: 11 cm
- Height: 5.51 in
- Width: 4.33 in