Antique Russian Wooden Icons for Sale – Mother of God of Passion

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MG9326_The Mother of God of the Passion

MG9326 Russian Icon depicting The Mother of God of the Passion

The Russian name is Strastnaja, after an old convent for women, where an icon of this type was venerated. The origin of this type is Byzantine.
Feast day of the icon: August 13th. Egg temper on levkas, wooden panel.
Dimensions: 87 x 70 cm.
End of 18th century. Retouches in the background of the icon.

 

Antique Russian Wooden Icons for Sale

 

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