Peter, The Apostle

Iconography:  Peter the Apostle

Date: XVI century. Beginning of the 16th c.

Iconographic school/art center:  Novgorod school

Origin: From the Padchevarsky Church of Michael the Archangel, Kirillovsky uezd, the Novgorod gubernia.

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 91 cm, width 32 cm

From the Deesis row. The Apostle Peter is shown holding a folded scroll (didn’t survive) and a bunch of keys from the Gates to Paradise.

Inv. № 2744. © Novgorod State United Museum


Иконы Великого Новгорода XI- начала XVI веков. Авторы проекта Л.В. Нерсесян и С.В.Обух. М. Северный паломник. 2008. №104.

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