Our Lady of Vladimir

Iconography:  Vladimir icon of the Mother of God, Basil the Great, Selected saints, Gregory the Theologian, St.

Date: XVIII century. End of the 18th century

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 27,9 cm, width 27,5 cm

Our Lady is depicted waist-length. Our Lady is holding the Divine Child in Her right arm, Her head is turned to the right.The Divine Child presses His cheek to Her Cheek and embraces His Mother.The Divine Child’s face is turned upwards.The Divine Child’s right hand touches Our Lady’s shoulder. The Divine Child’s legs are covered with the chiton. His left leg is bent revealing His foot. On the raised flat borders of the icon panel are the saints looking at Our Lady- St.Basil the Great, St.Gregory the Theologian, St.Anna and an unknown saint. 

Inv. № Ж-2259 №47. © Omsk M.A. Vrubel Regional Museum of Fine Arts

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