SOLD Antique 19th century Russian Orthodox Icon Mother of God of Vladimir - Vladimirskaya
SOLD Authentic Antique, 19th century, Russian Orthodox Icon Mother of God of Vladimir - Vladimirskaya.
The Icon is traditionally finely hand painted in tempera on a gessoed wooden panel and encased with the repoussé gild metal oklad. Mother of God of Vladimir is one of the oldest icons of the type Eleousa (Virgin of Tenderness).
MEASUREMENTS: 26.5 cm x 22 cm (10 3/8 in x 8 5/8 in).
CONDITION: In good condition considering its age of 100 years with an old patina and wear, some flakes in gesso and paint.