"Православный Монастырь на Карпатской Руси"

Creator:

Kiprian (Pijoff), Archimandrite

Date:

1934 - 1934

Materials:

Paper, Graphite, Watercolor and Cardboard

Dimensions:

W 27.7 cm x H 20.7 cm

Accession Number:

37.2013

Credit Line:

Transfer. Holy Trinity Seminary Archives. 2013-11

Description

Watercolor by Hieromonk (later Archimandrite) Kiprian (Pijoff). In center is church and other buildings of the St. Job of Pochaev brotherhood in Ladomirova. Crowd of people in local costume walking through the gates of the monastery toward the church. Over monastery is Pochaev icon of the Mother of God held by two angels, flanked by St. Job of Pochaev and other male saint. In top left is monk operating a printing machine. In top right is monk and boy setting type. In middle left is monk on scaffolding painting frescos. In middle right are monks working in fields. In bottom left is monk teaching boys sitting at table. In bottom is inscription: Православный Монастырь на Карпатской Руси. Mounted on cardboard.