7 June 2010
YAROSLAVL, 18TH CENTURY ICON, WITH 17TH CENTURY (?) FOLDS
Extended 48 by 66.5 cm, closed 48 by 32.5 cm.
St Nicholas the Miracle Worker was very widely venerated in Rus’, and in the Middle Ages, not a day passed in the life of a Russian without a prayer addressed to him. There were special iconographic interpretations and forms for the veneration of hi
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