Icon of Christ Pantocrator
1896 - 1908
Egg tempera, Gesso, Wood, Silver and Enamel
W 10.5 in x H 12.375 in
FRH Museum Collection
Icon of Christ Pantocrator. Egg tempera on gessoed wood board. Silver oklad. Christ's robe is chased and repoussed, with enamel design along hems. Rest of oklad is profusely enameled. Christ's halo with shaded enamel florals, crown form above halo. Circle patterned background. Scrolling foliage border with floral corner elements. Gospel in Christ's hand painted en plein, text in Chuch Slavonic.
Inscriptions & Markings
Marks: 88, kokoshnik facing left, Я(?)Л in oval; double eagle in circle, ХЛѢБНИКОВЪ in rectangle.