Icon of the Vladimir Mother of God
Egg tempera, Gesso, Wood and Metal
W 27.2 cm x H 32 cm x D 5 cm
Transfer. Holy Trinity Monastery. 2012
Icon of the Vladimir Mother of God. Painted, egg tempera on gessoed board. Metal repousse oklad, metal halos with emanating rays. Judging by oklad's weight and color, it is probably a reproduction and not silver, as indicated by the hallmarks. Back of icon lined with purple velvet.
Icon hung in the office of Metropolitan Laurus (Skurla) at Holy Trinity Monastery, Jordanville, NY.
Inscriptions & Markings
Marks on oklad: St. George facing right; 84; В.П.; MK over 1822.