7 June 2010
MOSCOW, 1870-1880, MAKER'S MARK OF IVAN SALTYKOV IN CYRILLIC, 1880
31.6 by 27 cm.
The icon is a simplified version of the Protecting Veil of the Mother of God and whilst it does not depict the temple interior, the icon reflects recent changes in the interpretation of this subject. The Mother of God holds a white omophorion — a
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