The Mother of God and the Transfiguration of Christ

Iconography:  Transfiguration of Our Lord, Holy Virgin from the Deesis row

Date: XVI century.

Iconographic school/art center:  Pskov icon-painting school

Origin: From the church of Dmitry Mirotochiviy in Pskov

Material: Wood, canvas, levkas, tempera

Dimensions:  height 123 cm, width 34 cm

In the lower tier of the icon is represented the full-length depiction of the Mother of God in a three quarter turn. In the upper tier is shown the Transfiguration of Christ.

Inv. № 1577. © Pskov State United Historical, Architectural and Fine Arts Museum-Reserve Bibliography:

Васильева О.А. Иконы Пскова. М., 2006. № 81. С.274.

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