Resurrection of Christ

Iconography:  Resurrection - Rise of the Tomb

Date: XX century. 1898.

Iconographic school/art center:  The Palekh iconographic school

Icon-painter: Kuznetsov, Alexander Arsentyevich

Material: Wood, levkas, tempera, oil-paint, gold, chasing

Dimensions:  height 35,5 cm, width 31,4 cm

Christ is shown in white vestments rising from the Tomb. He is flanked by the angels. To his left is a group of the Myrrh-bearing Women, on the foreground are Roman legionaries.

Registration number ГМПИ 3154. ДИ-424-И. © The State Museum of Palekh Art


1. Иконопись Палеха из собрания Государственного музея палехского искусства (Palekh Icon Painting. State Museum of Palekh Art ). М., 1994. С. 150. Илл. CIV.

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