Icon Saint Nikolaus 18th century, Russia. Expertise from Icon Museum
The presented icon (32.9x27.2 cm) shows Saint Nikolaus.
The saint is depicted in a semi-figure, the right hand raised in blessing.
In the left, he holds a Gospel book. In the background Christ and the Mother of God are represented, a takeover from the legend of Arius.
The icon is a West Russian work from the late 18th century.
Restorations on the edge, as well as tuning in the midfield, otherwise original condition. Decorative, charming Russian house icon.
- Estimated Period
- 18th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes