George the Victorious, the Holy Martyr

Iconography:  George and the Dragon

Date: XVIII century. Late 18th century.

Iconographic school/art center:  The Palekh iconographic school

Material: Wood, levkas, tempera

Dimensions:  height 31,2 cm, width 26 cm

St. George is shown sitting on a horse piercing the dragon with his lance. On the left is the figure of Princess Elisaba.

Registration number ГМПИ 1668\192. ДИ-80-И. © The State Museum of Palekh Art


1. Иконопись Палеха из собрания Государственного музея палехского искусства (Palekh Icon Painting. State Museum of Palekh Art ). М., 1994. С. 150. Илл. CI.

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