7 June 2010
PSKOV, FIRST HALF OF THE 16TH CENTURY
46 by 38 cm.
The composition replicates a quite rare variant of the iconography of the Descent into Hell, which is well known from 14th century Russian historic relics and which were common in northern icons of Rostov and central Russia. This type of complex scene
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