Our Lady (Eleusa) of Korsun

Iconography:  Korsunskaya icon of the Mother of God

Date: XVII century. Late 17th century

Origin: From the church commemorating the Ascension of Our Lord, the village of Kurilovo, Cherepovetskiy district, Novgorodskaya region (now Cherepovetskiy district, Vologodskaya region)

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 85 cm, width 65 cm

Shoulder-length depiction of the Mother of God pressing their cheeks against each other.

Was deposited in 1939.

Restoration: the All-Russian Art Scientific and Restoration Center named after I.E. Grabar, 1993, restorer – Mironova L.A.

Inv. №1307/22. © Cherepovets Museum Association.

Bibliography: Куликова О.В. Древние лики Русского Севера. Из музейного собрания икон XIV-XIX веков города Череповца. М., 2009. Кат. № 73 (Илл. 73). 

  • General view
  • Mother of God with the Divine Child