Nicholas of Mozhaisk, St.

Iconography:  Nicholas of Mozhaisk, Selected saints

Date: XVIII century.

Material: Wood, levkas, tempera

Dimensions:  height 31,5 cm, width 27,5 cm

The mullion shows a full-length figure of St. Nicholas. In his hands wide open he holds a sword and a temple. Standing by the opposite sides of his figure in the medallions in the upper part of the mullion are the figures of Jesus Christ and the Mother of God. Above the saint’s figure is a keeled arch. The icon borders contain frontal images of the saints.

Inv. № 0115. © The Andrey Rublyov Museum of Medieval Russian Culture and Art

  • General view
  • Face
  • Jesus Chirst portayed in medallion
  • A full-length image of the saint