Friday, September 26, 2014

Icons II

The Holy Ascension
ca. mid. 19th century, Central Russian school
14 in x 18 in (35.5 cm x 45.5 cm)
Egg tempera on wood

Twelve Principal Feasts and the Scenes of the Resurrection
ca. 1900, Suzdal
12 in x 14 in (30.5 cm x 35.5 cm)
Egg tempera, tooling, with parcel gilding on wood

Twelve Principal Feasts with the Scenes of the Resurrection and the Descent to Hell, lives of Saints, four border saints and four Evangelists in corners.
ca. 1880s, Central Russia
10 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in (26.5 cm x 31.5 cm)
Egg tempera, tooling, and parcel gilding on wood
Twelve Principal Feasts with the Scenes of the Resurrection, Kazan Mother of God and Selected Saints.
ca. 1900, Saint Petersburg
10 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in (26.5 cm x 31.5 cm)
oil on canvas stretted on a wooden panel

Twelve Principal Feasts and the Scenes of the Resurrection and the Descent to Hell.
ca. 1900, Vladimir region school
10 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in (25.5 cm x 30.5 cm)
Egg tempera and gilding on wood

Twelve Principal Feasts and the Scenes of the Resurrection and the Descent to Hell.
Mid 19th century, Moscow school
14 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in (36.5 cm x 44.5 cm)
Egg tempera and gilding on wood