Icon of Kazan Mother of God

Icon

Materials:

Oil paint, Gesso, Wood, Metal and Enamel

Dimensions:

W 22 cm x H 26.7 cm

Accession Number:

25.2013

Credit Line:

Transfer. Holy Trinity Monastery. 2013-02

Description

Icon of Kazan Mother of God. Oil on gessoed board. Metal oklad with flat silver-colored background, robes are gold-colored and in relief. Halos are polychrome cloisonne enamel with scrolling foliage on stippled background and turquoise dot borders.

History Note

Icon hung in the office of Archbishop Averky (Taushev) at Holy Trinity Monastery.

Inscriptions & Markings

Inscription on reverse of frame in black ink: Икона из кабинета архиеп. Аверкия (Таушев)