7 June 2010
KOSTROMA, LAST QUARTER TO END OF THE 17TH CENTURY
71.5 by 56.5 cm.
The icon is a close, but not exact copy of the Mother of God of Feodorov, one of the most venerated miraculous images in Rus’. According to a legend written no earlier than the first third of the 17th century, after the burning of the town Gorod
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