Icon of Kazan Mother of God
1880 - 1900
Wood, Gesso, Gold leaf and Egg tempera
W 8.625 in x H 10.5 in x D 1 in
Icon of Kazan Mother of God. Painted on gold leaf over gesso on wood. Robes of Virgin Mary and Christ Child are punched and outilned with incised lines. Two angels are holding a crown over the Virgin's head. Inscriptions in Slavonic.