Nicholas, St. with scenes from his life

Iconography:  Nicholas (lap)

Date: XIV century. The end of the 14th - the beginning of the 15th c.

Origin: From the Church of Boris and Gleb with the chapel of St. Nicholas on pogost Kargach-Borisoglebsky near Gryazovets, the Vologda region.

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 151 cm, width 106 cm

In the center of the icon is the half-length figure of St. Nicholas en face, with an open gospel in his left hand. To either side of him are the downscaled figures of Christ with a gospel and the Mother of God with an omophorion.

Inv. № 28719. © The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow


Государственная Третьяковская Галерея. Каталог собрания. Древнерусское искусство X — начала XV века. Том I. № 52.

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