018-Icon_Russian Icon Depicting The Archangel Michael
018 Icon: Russian icon from a church iconostasis depicting the Archangel Michael, second half 16th century, 30,2 x 69,2 cm.
This Central Russian icon depicts the Archangel Michael. In his left hand he holds a discus in his right hand a messengers stick. This rare and early icon still has traces of the influence of the great icon painter Dionysios.