"Village of Bodrujal, Carpaho-Russia"

Painting

Creator:

Kiprian (Pijoff), Archimandrite

Date:

1970 - 1970

Materials:

Watercolor, Guache, Paper and Graphite

Dimensions:

W 28 cm x H 41 cm

Accession Number:

28.2013

Credit Line:

Transfer. Holy Trinity Monastery. 2011-02

Description

Painting by Archimandrite Kiprian (Pijoff). Watercolor and guahe on paper. Wooden church and villagers in Carpatho-Rusyn national costume. In bottom is inscription: с. Бодружал на Карп. Руси. Послѣ освященiя пасокъ. ("Village of Bodrujal in Carpathian Rus. After the blessing of Easter cheese.")

History Note

Paiting hung in Metropolitan Laurus's (Skurla) office at Holy Trinity Monastery.

Inscriptions & Markings

Signed in black in bottom right: A.K. 1970. On reverse of backing is inscription in blue ink: Pub. by Holy Trinity Monastery, | Jordanville, N.Y. | 5- E.C. On Top left of oringial frame is inscription in graphite: канцелярия - Вл. Лавр