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Russian Icon - Our Lady of Iveron in brass oklad and kiot

Ca. 1900 Russian Icon depicting Our Lady of Iveron in silvered brass oklad revetment cover and glass-fronted kiot shadow box. 

Our Lady of Iveron is the Eastern Orthodox icon of Virgin Mary which, according to the Sacred Tradition, was painted by Luke the Evangelist. The icon is referred to as "Wonderworking" meaning that numerous miracles have been attributed to the intercession of the Theotokos by persons praying before it. The original of this image is found in the Georgian Iveron monastery on Mount Athos in Greece, where it is believed to have been since the year 999.

Additional Info

  • ID#: 225-RSSP3-3
  • Size: 12 x 10 1/4 (30 x 26 cm)
  • Age: ca. 1900
  • Materials: Egg tempera on gessoed wood in silvered brass revetment cover and wood kiot shadow frame
  • Price: SOLD!
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