Τhe Resurrection – Antique Painting Technique

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The iconographer, Father Pefkis, applies the knowledge he acquired on the Athonite Ecclesiastical Academy of Mount Athos. The icon of the Resurrection has been hand finished on natural wood while the background is adorned with ormolu leaves.

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On the basis of the icon of the Resurrection, between the steep cliffs, a dark abyss opens. Above the cave, in the center of the image, the winner of death, Jesus Christ arises. The composition of the icon has been particularly well studied, even to the smallest details.

Everything, from the shape of the rocks to the proportion of the colors, contains a deeper meaning and obeys the laws of the Byzantine art of iconography. The visual depiction of the apocryphal text acquires a symbolic character.

The iconographer, Father Pefkis, applies in this unique artwork, the knowledge he acquired on the Athonite Ecclesiastical Academy of Mount Athos. The icon has been hand finished on natural wood while the background is adorned with ormolu leaves.

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Weight 0.80 kg
Dimensions 20 x 27 cm