7 June 2010
ROSTOV REGION (VOLOGDA), FIRST HALF OF THE 16TH CENTURY
58.3 by 38.3 cm.
The three-quarter depiction of Saint Nicholas, Archbishop of Myra, offering his blessing and holding the closed Gospels in his veiled hand is one of the oldest and most ubiquitous images in Eastern Christian art. The numerous versions of this image
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