Iconography:  Annunciation of the Most Holy Virgin

Date: XVII century.

Iconographic school/art center:  Pskov icon-painting school

Origin: From the church of the village Melnitsy of the Pskov region

Material: Wood, canvas, levkas, tempera

Dimensions:  height 47 cm, width 67 cm

In the right part of the composition against the architectural background is the depiction of the Mother of God enthroned attired in dark-green chiton and wine red omophorion. To Her right is the depiction of archangel Gabriel in a three-quarter turn.

Inv. № 4753. © Pskov State United Historical, Architectural and Fine Arts Museum-Reserve

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