Crucifixion. Icon cross
Date: XIX century.
Iconographic school/art center: Moscow.
Material: Wood, levkas, tempera, copper, silver
Dimensions: height 14 cm, width 17,5 cm
The icon cross "The Crucifixion" with bystanders. Made in the form of icon-setting and a cast copper gilded cross cut into wood, with a depiction of figures bystanding the cross. The icon-setting is engraved and hammered. Two master’s brands: "1818" and "84".
Inv. № 1543. © The Andrey Rublyov Museum of Medieval Russian Culture and Art
Bystanders on the left
Bystanders on the right
Half-length view of the bystander on the left
Jesus Christ depicted with bystanders on the left and right
Half-length view of the bystander on the right
The lower part of the cross (master’s border panels are visible)
Depiction of sun in the upper left corner of the frame
Depiction of the upper part of the cross
Depiction of the moon in the upper right corner of the frame
Fragment of the frame with master’s border panels