Antique Orthodox Christian Art Gold Toned Hand Painted Madonna & Child Wood Icon
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Antique Orthodox Christian Art Gold Toned Hand Painted Madonna & Child Wood Icon:
first-s-mart Store ANTIQUE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN ART GOLD TONED HAND PAINTED MADONNA & CHILD WOOD ICONLadies & Gentleman,Stunning and rare Antique Bulgarian Christian Orthodox hand art painted wooden icon - "Madonna with child"! The colors are very rich and the background is gold painted!
There is dedication on back in Cyrillic that had been added presently.
Stamped by the Bulgarian Ministry of Culture!
A Madonna is a representation of Mary, either alone or with her child Jesus. These images are central icons for both the Catholic and Orthodox churches. The word is from Old Italian ma donna (my lady). No image permeates Christian art as the image of the Madonna and child.
Measures8 5/8" x 3 3/4"
CONDITION: Excellent antique condition, without chips or cracks.
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