MOTHER-OF-GOD OF KAZAN
Our Lady of Kazan, also called Mother-of-God of Kazan – a holy icon of the highest stature within the Russian Orthodox Church, representing the Virgin Mary as the protector and patroness of the city of Kazan, and a palladium of all of Russia, known as the Holy Protectress of Russia.
Middle of the XIX century
29.5 x 24.5 cm
Tempera, gesso, wood
From what has been said by Komashko Natalia Ignatievna,
expert of the Central Andrey Rublev museum of Ancient Russian Culture and Art, Moscow:
The icon was painted in the middle of the 19th century, on a 16th century board. On the back of the icon is the text of the order.
The icon is in very good condition.
Price on request.
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