Transfiguration of Our Lord

Iconography:  Transfiguration of Our Lord

Date: XVII century. Second half of the 17th century

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 72 cm, width 63,7 cm

On the central pinnacle of the rocky landscape is depicted Christ in the halo dressed in the white clothes decorated with the golden assist holding a scroll in His hands. To His right and to His left on the other pinnacles stand Elijah (to the left), Moses (to the right) with a table in his hands. In the lower part of the icon at the base of the rocky rocks are represented apostles Peter, John and Jacob.

Restoration: the All-Russian Art Scientific and Restoration Center named after I.E. Grabar, 1993, restorer – Mironova L.A.

Inv. №1056/6. © Cherepovets Museum Association.

Bibliography: Куликова О.В. Древние лики Русского Севера. Из музейного собрания икон XIV-XIX веков города Череповца. М., 2009. Кат. № 61 (Илл. 62).

  • General view
  • Prophet Elijah
  • Jesus Christ
  • Prophet Moses
  • Apostles Peter, John and James