John the Chrysostom, St.

Iconography:  John the Chrysostom, St.

Date: XVI century. The third quarter of the 16th c.

Origin: From the Church of the Savior.

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 190 cm, width 81 cm

An icon from the Deesis tier. The Savior is shown wearing pontific clothes – sakkos-polystavrion (like the Archbishop of Constantinople) and omophorion. John the Chrysostom is holding a book in hands. 

Deposited in the Museum in 1930. From 1964 to 2004 was kept at the Andrei Rublyov Museum. Restored in 1970-1971 in the Andrei Rublyov Museum by I.V.Vatagina. 

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