Presentation in the Temple

Iconography:  Presentation of Our Lord (Candlemas)

Date: XVI century.

Iconographic school/art center:  Yaroslavl school

Material: Wood, levkas, tempera

Dimensions:  height 85 cm, width 60 cm

The icon from the festival row. The Presentation of Our Lord is depicted in accordance with the canons: on the left stands Blessed Joseph and the Holy Virgin, who have already handed Infant Christ to Simeon the Elder; on the right, behind Simeon stands widow Anna the Prophetess.

Inv. № 846. © Yaroslavl Art Museum


Иконы Ярославля XIII — середины XVII века. М., 2009. Т. 1. Кат. № 78.

  • General view