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

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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.

History Note

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.