Procession of the Venerable and Life-giving Cross

Iconography:  Procession of the Venerable Wood of theof Our Lord

Date: XVIII century. The 18th century (?)

Material: Wood, levkas, tempera

Dimensions:  height 35,5 cm, width 40,5 cm

In the central part of the icon, on either side of the spring, above which hovers an angel with a cross, are the suffering. In the upper part is the blessing Jesus Christ, flanked by the Mother of God and John the Baptist.

Received from the Vuchetich All-Union Industrial Art Combine in 1990 (formerly owned by V.M.Podsevalov).

Inv. № РЖ – 1051. © S.D.Erzi Museum of Fine Arts of the Republic of Mordovia


Русское искусство XVIII - XX века: живопись, икона, культовая деревянная скульптура, графика, скульптура: каталог. Т.1 / МРМИИ им. С.Д. Эрьзи; [редкол.: Л.Н. Нарбекова и др.; авт. - сост.: Т.В. Елисеева, Е.А. Вишнякова]. Саранск, 2009. № 97. С. 76.

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