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Russian Icon - the Severed Head of St. John the Baptist in gilt silver cover

Russian Icon - the Severed Head of St. John the Baptist in gilt silver cover

Spectacular Russian Orthodox icon depicting the Severed Head of St. John the Baptist resting on a platter. An 18th-century central panel was embellished in 1803 by adding borders depicting parents of St. John the Baptist - St. Zechariah and St. Elisabeth and by covering the icon in an elaborate gilt silver cover with the halo further decorated with glass crystals. The inscription on the bottom part of the icon is the Orthodox hymn sung during liturgy dedicated to the Beheading of St. John. The icon's cover is stamped with a hallmark of a silversmith Yegor Antipiev in Moscow and 1803 date. 
  • ID# 09-RSMI-3
  • Age Central panel - 18th century, borders and metal cover - ca. 1803
  • Origin Moscow, Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera and gilding on gessoed wood in gilt silver revetment cover
  • Price Price upon request
  • Silver
  • Orthodox Cross
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Fine Russian Icon - The Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God

Fine Russian Icon - The Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God

Fine Russian Orthodox icon depicting The Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God, Great Feast of the Eastern Orthodox Church (corresponding to the Western feast of the Assumption) which commemorates the "falling asleep" or death of the Mother of God, and her bodily resurrection before being taken up into Heaven. The Theotokos is depicted lying on a bier, surrounded by the twelve Apostles. At center, Jesus Christ is shown in a golden mandorla, swaddling the soul of the Virgin Mary. To either side of him are depicted the Hieromartyrs Dionysius the Areopagite and Ignatius the God-Bearer who, according to … More
  • ID# 881-RSHI-12
  • Size 12 1/4 in x 10 1/4 in (31 x 26 cm)
  • Age ca. 1800
  • Origin Vladimir region, possibly icon painting village of Mstyora
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price Price upon request
  • Orthodox Cross
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Fine Russian Icon - Our Lady of Tikhvin

Fine Russian Icon - Our Lady of Tikhvin

Our Lady of Tikhvin (Tikhvinskaya) is one of the most celebrated and beautiful wonderworking icons of the Mother of God. Traditionally, it is said to be one of the icons painted by Saint Luke the Evangelist and is a contemporary of the Mother of God herself. The appearance of the icon is celebrated on June 26. The icon has a long history. During the Soviet oppression of the Orthodox Church, the original Theotokos of Tikhvin icon was brought to the USA for safekeeping. In 2004 it was transferred back to Russia to return to its home village of Tikhvin. In … More
  • ID# 384-RSHI-5
  • Size 12 1/4 in x 10 1/4 in (31 x 26 cm)
  • Age ca. 1850s
  • Origin Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gilt and gessoed wood
  • Price Price upon request
  • Orthodox Cross
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Fine Russian Icon - The Beheading of St John the Baptist

Fine Russian Icon - The Beheading of St John the Baptist

Fine Russian Orthodox icon representing the Beheading of Saint John the Baptist, known in Russia as "Saint John the Forerunner". He is the forerunner of Christ, the last of the Old Testament prophets, and the first Christian saint.  A popular and much venerated figure in Orthodox iconography, Saint John was beheaded under the order of King Herod who wished to please Salome, daughter of the king's lover Herodias, whom the Baptist had reproached for her adultery. On the left side, St. John is depicting in prison surrounded by a sharp palisade,in the middle - John bends under the mortal blow … More
  • ID# 1024-RSHI-6
  • Size 14 x 12 1/2 in (35.5 x 31.5 cm)
  • Age ca. 2nd half of the 19th century
  • Origin Central Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $3,500
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - Presentation of Child Christ to the Temple in silver basma

Russian Icon - Presentation of Child Christ to the Temple in silver basma

Russian Orthodox icon depicting the Presentation of Christ to the Temple - one of the major Orthodox Feasts celebrating Christ's encounter with humanity. . The scene is taking place inside the sanctuarity, where St. Simeon greets Mary, embraces the Child amd prothesies about both: "Jesus will die on the cross and Mary, too, shall have her soul pierced by a sword (Luke 2:34 - 35). The elderly Anna and St. Joseph are pictured standing behind the Mother of God.
  • ID# 708-RSHI-65
  • Size 8 1/4 in x 7 in (21 x 18 cm)
  • Age ca. late 18th century
  • Origin Russia
  • Materials Tempera on wood panel. The border overlaid with a silver basma.
  • Price $2,500
  • Silver
  • Orthodox Cross
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Holy Land Pilgrim Icon - the Resurrection of Jesus

Holy Land Pilgrim Icon - the Resurrection of Jesus

The icon is executed on the gold grtound depicting the Savior, blessing with one hand and holding a pendant with an image of a cross in the other, soaring above the empty Tomb with two angels below him. The inscription in Old Slavonic is quoted from the Paschal Troparion - an Orthodox hymn sung during the Easter Orthodox Service: "When you descended to death, O Life Immortal, You slew Hades with the splendor of Your God-Head!"
  • ID# 861-RSHI-3
  • Size 10 1/2 x 8 3/4 in (26.8 x 22.3 cm)
  • Age ca. 19th century
  • Origin Jerusalem, Holy Land
  • Materials Oil and lacquer on gilt and gessoed wood
  • Price $950
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - The Resurrection & Orthodox Feasts

Russian Icon - The Resurrection & Orthodox Feasts

The feast of the Resurrection of Jesus, called Pascha (Easter), is the greatest of the feasts of the Eastern Orthodox Church. In addition, there are other Twelve Great Feasts: 1. Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God 2. the Exaltation of the Cross 3. the Presentation of the Theotokos 4. the Nativity of Christ/Christmas 5. the Baptism of Christ - Theophany, also called Epiphany 6. the Presentation of Jesus at the Temple 7. the Annunciation 8. the Entry into Jerusalem 9. the Ascension of Christ 10. Pentecost 11. the Transfiguration 12 .the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of … More
  • ID# 157-106-086-RSSP7-15
  • Size 21 x 17 in (53 x 43 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $900
  • Silver
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - 5 Selected Saints: Zosima, Barbara, Basil the Great, Claudia & Emperor Constantine

Russian Icon - 5 Selected Saints: Zosima, Barbara, Basil the Great, Claudia & Emperor Constantine

The icon is depicting five selected saints:  St. Venerable Zosima, St. Barbara the Greatmartyress, St. Basil of Caesarea (the Great), St. Claudia Martyress of Rome, and Emperor Constantine. The saints are depicted full-figured standing frontally under the images of the blessing Christ in Heavens.
  • ID# 162-024-138-RSSP-1
  • Size 13 x 10 in (33 x 25 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Oil on gessoed wood
  • Price $800
  • Silver
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - St Martyr Catherine with Scenes of Her Life and Martyrdom

Russian Icon - St Martyr Catherine with Scenes of Her Life and Martyrdom

Saint Catherine of Alexandria, also known as Saint Catherine of the Wheel and The Greatmartyr Saint Catherine is, according to tradition, a Christian saint and virgin, who was martyred in the early 4th century at the hands of the pagan emperor Maxentius. The emperor then asked Catherine to be his queen, if only she would worship his idols. When she refused, she went to the place of execution, followed by a crowd who mourned her. She told the unbelievers to mourn their own demise. She prayed and was beheaded at the age of 18 and milk flowed from her wound. Her fragrant relics … More
  • ID# 159-106-113-RSSP7-1
  • Size 13 3/4 x 11 1/2 in (35 cm x 29 cm)
  • Age ca. 1890
  • Origin Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on tooled and gessoed wood
  • Price $775
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - Our Lady of the Unburnt Thornbush

Russian Icon - Our Lady of the Unburnt Thornbush

The icon depicting the Miracleworking Madonna of Unburnt Thornbush which 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. Four 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 … More
  • ID# 156-106-085-RSSP7-1
  • Size 13 3/4 x 10 1/2 in (35 x 27 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $750
  • Orthodox Cross

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