Byzantine holy icon, Theitokos of Vladimir, sacred religious art Mother of God icon. Orthodox icon, catholic icon, christian art gifts idea.
I only make icons with miraculous, ancient, sacred images, which are the treasures of the world spiritual culture.
The size: 5-1/4" X 6-3/4" X 5/8", or 13.4 cm. X 17 cm. X 1.5 cm.... Ready to ship.
*The sacred image of Theotokos of Vladimir is one of the most venerated Orthodox icons and a fine and is recognized as Miraculous. It is generally accepted as the finest of the few Byzantine icons surviving from its period, and is admitted by all who have seen it to be one of the most outstanding religious paintings of the world. The antique original has been in Russia since soon after it was painted (in 11-12th century, Constantinople). The icon is displayed in the Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow in a former church in the grounds of the museum. Her feast day is June 23rd o.s. / July 6th n.s.
*I made the icon used decoupage technique. The high quality image is applied to the peace of wood, that I cut and sanded by hand. The back is stained, sides are painted dark red with some gold. The sealer and light gloss varnish were applied to the top making it water resistant. Ready to hang.