Philipp, the Metropolitan of Moscow, St.

Iconography:  Philip, Metropolitan, Eudokia, Holy Martyress , Eutychius, the bishop of Constantinople

Date: XVIII century. First half of the 18th century.

Iconographic school/art center:  Vladimir and Suzdal lands.

Material: Wood, levkas, tempera

Dimensions:  height 31,2 cm, width 25,5 cm

A full-length depiction of Metropolitan Philipp with his hands spread apart: with his right hand he delivers a blessing and in his left holds a Gospel. The border panels feature the figures of the saints – Eudokia and Eutychius, the bishop of Constantinople. At the upper corner are two angels holding the Vernicle.

Registration number ГМПИ 2744. ДИ-323-И. © The State Museum of Palekh Art

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