Hagiography The Resurrection

60,0090,00

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 strict rules of the Byzantine iconography.

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On the basis of the icon that depicts the Resurrection of Christ, between the steep cliffs, a dark abyss opens. Above the cave and at the center of the image, the winner of death, Jesus Christ arises.

The composition of the icon has been particularly well studied, even to its smallest details. Everything, from the shape of the rocks to the proportion of the colors, contains a deeper meaning and obeys the strict rules of the Byzantine iconography. The visual depiction of the apocryphal text acquires a unique and symbolic character.

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

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Weight 0.95 kg
Dimensions N/A