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Russian Menological Icon - Orthodox Calendar for the Month of January

Russian Menological Icon - Orthodox Calendar for the Month of January

Russian menological Icon depicting daily saints of the Orthodox Calendar for the Month of January. Known as Synaxaria (monthly), twelve monthly panels of the Calendar icons are exhibited in the church one at a time on a special lectern called the analogion and depict images of saints arranged chronologically according to their feast days in alteration with the movable liturgical feasts as they distributed in the Orthodox calendar for one specific month.  Although most saints are represented standing, martyrs are usually depicted at the moment of their martyrdom. The images are arranged in four rows, each row signifying a calendar … More
  • ID# 58-009-122-SP2-48
  • Size 14 x 11 3/4 in (35.5 x 301 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900
  • Origin Syzdal
  • Materials Egg tempera and gilding on gessoed and tooled wood panel
  • Price $1,250
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - The Three-Hand Mother of God

Russian Icon - The Three-Hand Mother of God

The Three-Handed Mother of God was painted by St. John Damascene and is associated with his miraculous healing around the year 717. While he was serving as Vizier to the Caliph, he was falsely accused of treachery and his hand was cut off. Upon praying in front of the icon his hand was miraculously restored. In thanksgiving, he had a silver replica of his hand fashioned and attached it to the icon. This icon has two feast days: July 11 and July 25.
  • ID# 211-051-044-SP7-1
  • Size 14 1/4 x 11 1/2 in (36 x 29 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900
  • Origin Icon painting village of Kholui
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $975
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - St. Barbara the Great Martyress of Heliopolis

Russian Icon - St. Barbara the Great Martyress of Heliopolis

Saint Barbara, known in the Eastern Orthodox Church as the Great Martyr Barbara, was an early Christian saint and martyr living in the Greek city Nicomedia, present-day Turkey, or in Heliopolis of Phoenicia, present-day Baalbek, Lebanon. Saint Barbara is often portrayed with miniature chains and a tower. As one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers, Barbara continues to be a popular saint in modern times, perhaps best known as the patron saint of armorers, artillerymen, military engineers, miners, and others who work with explosives because of her old legend's association with lightning, and also of mathematicians. Many of her the thirteen … More
  • ID# 13-RSMIS
  • Size 11 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in (35 cm x 28 cm)
  • Age ca. 18th century
  • Origin Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Materials Oil on gessoed wood
  • Price $975
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - Our Lady of Tenderness (Eleusa)

Russian Icon - Our Lady of Tenderness (Eleusa)

The Eleusa (or Eleousa) is a type of depiction of the Virgin Mary in icons in which the infant Jesus Christ is nestled against her cheek. In the Western church, the type is often known as the Virgin of Tenderness.
  • ID# 207-050-114-SP7-7
  • Size 13 3/4 x 12 1/4 in (35 x 31 cm)
  • Age ca. 1890s
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $950
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - Our Lady of the Unburnt Thornbush with 4 border saints

Russian Icon - Our Lady of the Unburnt Thornbush with 4 border saints

The icon depicting the Miracleworking Madonna of Unburnt Thornbush has a unique iconography. The Virgin Mary with her Christ child holds the central position in this rose-shaped form that is like a Jungian mandala. The points of the eight-pointed “slava” (“Glory”) represent divine light and the Eighth day of Creation, the Day of Eternity. Eight angels in the “petals” of the rose represent the forces behind the elements of nature, the hidden powers that control the weather and relate also to the apocalyptic end of the world. The "Unburned Thornbush" icon was commonly venerated throughout Russia as a form of … More
  • ID# 215-097-014-SP7-15
  • Size 13 3/4 x 11 3/4 in (35 x 30 cm)
  • Age ca. 1890s
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on silvered and gessoed wood
  • Price $800
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - Miracle of St George Slaying the Dragon

Russian Icon - Miracle of St George Slaying the Dragon

The oldest icons depicting Saint George as a horseman killing the dragon date to the 12th century. The motif becomes popular especially in Georgian and Russian tradition, but it is also found in Greek icons. The saint is depicted in the style of a Roman cavalryman in the tradition of the "Thracian Heros". In Russian Orthodox tradition, the icon is known as "the Miracle of George and the Dragon" as well as "Saint George the Victorybearer."
  • ID# 216-097-032-1
  • Size 14 1/4 x 11 1/2 in (37 x 29 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900
  • Origin Icon painting village of Kholui
  • Materials Egg tempera on silvered and gessoed wood
  • Price $800
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - St. Nicholas the Wonderworker of Myra

Russian Icon - St. Nicholas the Wonderworker of Myra

Saint Nicholas of Myra (270 - 343), was a historic 4th-century Saint and Greek Bishop of Myra. Because of the many miracles attributed to his intercession, he is also known as Nikolas the Wonderworker. He had a reputation for secret gift-giving, such as putting coins in the shoes of those who left them out for him, and thus became the model for Santa Claus. His reputation evolved among the faithful, as was common for early Christian saints. Saint Nicholas is the patron Saint of sailors, merchants, archers, thieves, children, and students in Greece, Belgium, France, Romania, Bulgaria, Georgia, Albania, Russia, … More
  • ID# 209-051-034-SP7-1
  • Size 13 1/2 x 11 1/4 in (34 x 26 cm)
  • Age ca. 1880
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $775
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - 4-Part Icon - Our Lady of Tikhvin, St Paraskeva, St Simeon & Joy to All Who Sorrow Mother of God

Russian Icon - 4-Part Icon - Our Lady of Tikhvin, St Paraskeva, St Simeon & Joy to All Who Sorrow Mother of God

The four-part Icon is depicting Our Lady of Tikhvin, St Paraskeva, St Simeon of Verkhotursk, and Joy to All Who Sorrow Mother of God.
  • ID# 217-097-035-SP7-1
  • Size 12 1/4 x 10 1/4 in (31 x 26 cm)
  • Age ca. 1890s
  • Origin Central Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $750
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian icon - Christ Pantocrator

Russian icon - Christ Pantocrator

Christ Pantocrator refers to a specific depiction of Christ. The most common translation of Pantocrator is "Almighty" or "All-powerful". In this understanding, Pantocrator is a compound word formed from the Greek words for "all" and the noun "strength" (κρατος). This is often understood in terms of potential power; i.e., the ability to do anything, omnipotence. The iconic image of Christ Pantocrator was one of the first images of Christ developed in the Early Christian Church and remains a central icon of the Eastern Orthodox Church.  Christ is pictured half-figured blessing with his right hand while holding an Orb and a Cross … More
  • ID# 205-050-078-SP7-1
  • Size 12 1⁄4 x 10 1⁄2 in. (26.5 x 22 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $750
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - The Baptism of Christ

Russian Icon - The Baptism of Christ

For the Eastern Christians, the Feast of Baptism is more important than that of Nativity, in that it is a great Theophany, a great manifestation of Christ's divinity. The iconography of the Baptism is simple and ancient, adhering closely to the Gospels. Christ is depicted at the moment of abasing himself by stepping into the river to be baptized when a voice from the heavens revealing him to be the Son of God. The rocky landscape of the Jordan valley opens up into a whirlpool. John the Baptist leans over Christ, who dominates the waters and blesses him. Three angels … More
  • ID# 213-052-065-SP7-15
  • Size 10 1/2 x 8 3/4 in (26.8 x 22.3 cm)
  • Age ca. 1890s
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Oil on gessoed wood
  • Price $750
  • Orthodox Cross

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