Christ Pantocrator

Iconography:  Savior Enthroned (Pantocrator)

Date: XIV century. 14th-15th centuries

Iconographic school/art center:  The Byzantine icon painting

Origin: From the treasure-trove found in 1978 in the monastery of John the Baptist

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 22,1 cm, width 17,2 cm

Waist-length depiction of Christ Pantocrator. The icon has a specific feature: the diagonal position of the Gospel book in the left hand of the Savior

Inv. № 25350 (1). © Pskov State United Historical, Architectural and Fine Arts Museum-Reserve

Bibliography: Васильева О.А. Иконы Пскова. М., 2006. № 4. С. 48.

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