19c Rare Russian Orthodox Icon Resurrection 26 Feasts Gold
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19c Rare Russian Orthodox Icon Resurrection 26 Feasts Gold:
19c RARE RUSSIAN ORTHODOX ICON RESURRECTION 26 FEASTS gold
Russian Orthodox Icon "Resurrection with 26 feasts" Russia, icon painted in the 19th century. Wood, tempera, gesso on wood panel, hand painted on a leaf of gold, no restoration. Size 35 x 31 cm (14" x 12.1" x 0.8").
The resurrection in the center panel surrounded with twelve principal feasts: The Annunciation, The Nativity of the Virgin, The Presentation of the Virgin to the Temple. The presentation of Our Lord, The Epiphany, The Transfiguration, The Entry into Jerusalem. The Resurrection (the descent into Hell), The Ascension, The Old Testament Trinity, The Dormition.
Good quality painting. Executed in traditional style. Very rare and nice piece of religious art.
The certificate is available upon request from Lithuanian Culture Department testifying the authenticity and age of the icon.