8 June 2009
RUSSIAN (VLADIMIR PROVINCES), SECOND QUARTER OF THE XIX CENTURY
26 by 22 cm.
The saint is dressed in Episcopal garments with cruciform patterns, flanked by Christ and the Mother of God, surrounded by sixteen scenes that narrate his life, the detailed painting executed with bright colours on dazzling gold.
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