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17c Russian Church Icon - Miracle of St. Demetrius of Thessaloniki with Scenes of His Life & Martyrdom

17c Russian Church Icon - Miracle of St. Demetrius of Thessaloniki with Scenes of His Life & Martyrdom

Large church icon dating to the third quarter of the 17th century and depicting the Miracle of St. Demetrius of Thessaloniki with scenes from his life, martyrship, and posthumous miracles. The central panel depicts the miraculous appearance of St. Demetrius in the camp of the infidel Tsar Kaloyan of Bulgaria, who attempted to reestablish ties with the Western church. St. Demetrius is shown on horseback piercing the king with his spear with towers of Thessaloniki shown on the background.
  • ID# 49-70-SSi-35
  • Size 34 x 28 1⁄2 in. (86.8 x 73.5 cm)
  • Age ca. 1650-1675
  • Origin Volga region of Russia
  • Materials Wood, egg tempera, gesso
  • Price Price upon request
  • Orthodox Cross
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Wedding Pair of Fine Russian Icons - Christ and Our Lady of Kazan in silver, pearl, and enamel revetment cover

Wedding Pair of Fine Russian Icons - Christ and Our Lady of Kazan in silver, pearl, and enamel revetment cover

A fine matching pair of ca. 1900-1908 wedding icons of the Kazan Mother of God and Christ Pantocrator made by an important silversmith, Purveyor to the Imperial Household, firm of P. Ovchinnikov in Moscow. Icon of Christ Pantocrator and Kazan Mother of God held in cloisonné, champlevé, and filigree enamel oklad and halos and pearl embroidery garments. Both oklads framed with half-columns enameled with Byzantine-inspired ornament, the grounds similarly enameled with a Byzantine-inspired turquoise filigree enamel with a pattern of interwoven hearts. The oklads applied with shaped crowns enameled in brightly colored cloisonné enamels and with seed pearls mounted on the … More
  • ID# 15-30-SSi-35
  • Size 4 3⁄4 x 4 1⁄4 in. (12.7 x 10.8 cm), each
  • Age ca. 1900-1908
  • Origin Moscow, Russia
  • Materials Oil on zinc panel, gilded silver, enamel, seed pearls, linen, cotton, wood inserts, silk velvet
  • Price Price upon request
  • Silver
  • Orthodox Cross
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17c Russian Icon - The Archangel Michael, Chief Commender of the Heavenly Host (Protector from Invasion & Civil War)

17c Russian Icon - The Archangel Michael, Chief Commender of the Heavenly Host (Protector from Invasion & Civil War)

The Holy Archangel Michael is one of the most celebrated of the Angels called the Archistrategos, or chief commander, of all the Heavenly powers. According to the Holy Scripture and Tradition, he has interceded for humanity multiple times and continues to serve as the Defender of the Faith. Saint Michael is most often invoked for protection from invasion by enemies and from civil war, and for the defeat of adversaries on the field of battle. Saint Michael is depicted riding a red-winged horse carrying the book of Gospels, the Trumpet of Judgement, the censer, and a lance, with which he … More
  • ID# 53-74-SSi-4
  • Size 13 1/8 x 11 1/4 in. (33.5 x 28.8 cm)
  • Age ca. 1650
  • Origin Northern Russia
  • Materials Tempera on parcel gilt and gessoed wood
  • Price Price upon request
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17c Russian Icon - Miracle of Archangel Michael with Florus and Laurus, Patron Saints of Horses

17c Russian Icon - Miracle of Archangel Michael with Florus and Laurus, Patron Saints of Horses

The icon depicts the Miracle of Saint Michael the Archangel teaching the twin brothers Saints Florus and Laurus how to control horses and understand their language. The center figure at the upper part of the icon depicts the Archangel Michael standing with his arms raised flanked by Saints Florus and Laurus. The bottom part of the icon is depicting three Cappadocian grooms Speusippus, Eleusippus, and Meleusippus drive a herd out to pasture. Saints Florus and St Laurus were worshipped in Russia as the patron saints of horses. The Russian Orthodox Church commemorates the two brothers on 31 August, when horses … More
  • ID# 56-77-SSi-4
  • Size 12 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (31.2 x 27 cm)
  • Age ca. 1670-1700
  • Origin Northern Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price Price upon request
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Russian Icon - Saint Martyrs Shamona, Guria & Abibus of Edessa (Samon, Gury & Aviv) - Patrons of the Holy Matrimony

Russian Icon - Saint Martyrs Shamona, Guria & Abibus of Edessa (Samon, Gury & Aviv) - Patrons of the Holy Matrimony

Saints Shamona, Guria, and Deacon Abibus of Edessa (known in Russia as Samon, Gury, and Aviv) († ca. 322) were Christians who were martyred in Edessa, Mesopotamia under Emperor Licinius for refusal to worship the Pagan Gods. They are venerated in the Orthodox Church as Patron Saints of the Holy Matrimony and their Feast day is celebrated on November 15. The Orthodox icons depicting the Saints are traditionally gifted as a wedding present. Saint Samon is depicted as a middle-aged man with dark hair and a small beard with a cross in his hands; Saint Gury is depicted as a … More
  • ID# 247-105-018-SP7-7
  • Size 14 1/4 x 11 in (36 x 28 cm)
  • Age ca. 1890s
  • Origin Provincial Russia, Kholui?
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $975
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - The Nativity of the Virgin Mary

Russian Icon - The Nativity of the Virgin Mary

The Nativity of the Theotokos is a Christian feast day commemorating the birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary and universally celebrated on September 8th. The icon depicts Saint Anne reclining in her bed watching the infant Mary being held by a midwife.  Mary’s father Joachim is shown standing, thanking God for the successful delivery of his daughter.
  • ID# 259-106-101-SP7-7
  • Size 13 3/4 x 11 1/2 in (35 x 29 cm)
  • Age ca. 1900.
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on silvered, tooled, and gessoed wood
  • Price $950
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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, the … More
  • ID# 232-101-020-SP7-2
  • Size 11 3/4 x 10 1/4 in (30 x 26 cm)
  • Age ca. first half of the 19th century
  • Origin Central Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera and gilding on gessoed wood
  • Price $950
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - The Resurrection & Orthodox Feasts

Russian Icon - The Resurrection & Orthodox Feasts

The icon depicts the greatest of the Eastern Orthodox Church's feasts  - the Resurrection of Jesus, called Pascha (Easter),  surrounded by Twelve Principal Orthodox Feasts: 1. Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God 2. the Presentation of the Theotokos 3. the Annunciation, 4. the Nativity of Christ 5. the Baptism of Christ - also called Theophany or Epiphany,  6. the Transfiguration, 7. the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God, 8. The Old Testament Trinity, 9. the Ascension of Christ, 10. the Exaltation of the Cross, 11. the Entry into Jerusalem,  and 12. the Presentation of Jesus at the Temple.  
  • ID# 256-106-030-SP7-15
  • Size 13 3/4 x 11 1/2 in (35 x 29 cm)
  • Age ca. 19th century
  • Origin Central Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $900
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - Presentation of the Virgin Mary at the Temple

Russian Icon - Presentation of the Virgin Mary at the Temple

The icon is depicting The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, known in the East as The Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple –  a liturgical feast celebrated on November 21 by the Catholic, Orthodox Churches, and some Anglo-Catholic Churches. The feast is associated with an event recounted in the apocryphal Protoevangelium of James. According to that text, Mary's parents, Joachim and Anne, who had been childless, received a heavenly message that they would have a child. In thanksgiving for the gift of their daughter, they brought her, when still a child, to the Temple in Jerusalem to … More
  • ID# 225-098-016-SP7-11
  • Size 14 1/4 x 9 3/4 in (36 x 25 cm)
  • Age ca. 1890
  • Origin Provincial Russia
  • Materials Oil on gessoed wood
  • Price $850
  • Orthodox Cross
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Russian Icon - The Virgin Mary from the Deisis Row

Russian Icon - The Virgin Mary from the Deisis Row

In Eastern Orthodox art, the Deësis or Deisis (from the Greek for "prayer" or "supplication"), is a traditional iconic representation of Christ in Majesty flanked by the Virgin Mary and St. John the Baptist, and sometimes other saints and angels. Mary and John, and any other figures, are shown facing Christ with their hands raised in supplication on behalf of humanity. The presence of Mary and John, and other figures, is one of the differences with the Western Christ in Majesty, where the Four Evangelists and/or their symbols are more commonly included around Christ. This icon, most likely, came from … More
  • ID# 240-101-093-SP7-15
  • Size 12 1/4 x 10 3/4 in (31 x 25 cm)
  • Age ca. 1800
  • Origin Moscow, Russia
  • Materials Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price $850
  • Orthodox Cross

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