Alfanov Brothers, the wonderworkers of Sokolntsy

Iconography:  Deisus row, Venerable Nikita, Kirill, Nikifor, Clement and Isaac Alfanovs

Date: XVIII century. 1701

Iconographic school/art center:  Novgorod school

Origin: From the Sokolnitsky Monastery, Novgorod

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 148,5 cm, width 120,8 cm

The first tier portrays full-length frontal figures of saint Alfanov brothers: Clement, Kirill, Nikita, Nikifor, Isaac. In the upper part is the Deesis in the clouds.

Inv. № 2972 . © Novgorod State United Museum

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