Icon from the 2nd half of the 19th century - Northern Russia - Hand-painted wooden board using traditional techniques, levkas (plaster and isinglass), tempera, gilding. In good condition, small colour losses, woodworm traces. In a good state of preservation considering its age. It needs to be cleaned. Santo Lauro e Santo Ioachim (Святой Лавръ и Святой Иоаким) - It belongs to the icons dedicated to saints - Fine painting - Writings in ancient Cyrillic.
St. Ioachim was considered holy because he was the father of Mary, Mother of God.
St Lauro was one of the first Christian martyrs. In the icons St. Lauro is usually depicted with his twin brother Floro, both revered as protectors of horses.
The image of Christ the Saviour is above their heads.
Dimensions: 22.3 x 18 x 1.8 cm
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- Icône, San Lauro et San Ioachim
- Santo Lauro e Santo Ioachim
- Période estimée
- Fin du XIXe siècle
- Pays d’origine
- Excellent état, à peine utilisé avec des signes minimes d'usure
- 22.3×1.8×18 cm