Byzantine icon Virgin Mary Hodegetria (black)

25,00140,00

It has been crafted on natural wood by the Byzantine iconography workshop of Father Pefkis.

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Description

In this Byzantine icon Virgin Mary Hodegetria is depicted left-handed. She is turning her body slightly and is tilting her head to Christ. Her son is embracing with his left hand the face of his mother.

Iconographic details

This specific piece of art, Byzantine icon Virgin Mary Hodegetria is wearing a tunic and a maphorion in Byzantine color with gold ornaments and a star on her shoulders and forehead. The tunic of Christ is orange-gold. The faces are rounded and pale. The background is gold and the image has been worked with dedication and above all faith to its sacredness with the method of the quality silk-screen printing on canvas.

The workshop

It has been crafted on natural wood by the Byzantine iconography workshop of Father Pefkis. He has studied the art of iconography on Mount Athos and the Athonite Academy for four years.

 

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Additional information

Weight1.200 kg