Virgin Mary – Aged wood – Antique Painting Technique
In this unique work of Byzantine art, Virgin Mary – aged wood, that Father Pefkis has created, the iconographic type of Theotokos is adorned with a halo as well as a helical stem and white flowers.
Virgin Mary on aged wood with handmade details
The greatness of the Orthodox iconography is the following. It manages through the intense spirituality of the pictorial forms, to help people achieve a transcendental way of worship free of insubstantial issues.
Virgin Mary on aged wood – Composition & materials used
In this specific work (Virgin Mary – aged wood), the iconographic type of Theotokos is adorned with a halo as well as a helical stem and white flowers. The quality silk-screen printing with its handmade details and the entire hagiographic composition has undergone artificial aging.
The Athonite tradition is alive in the works of Father Pefkis who has studied the art of iconography at the Athonite Ecclesiastical Academy of Mount Athos.
Origin: Father Pefkis Hagiography Workshop
|Dimensions||14 × 20 cm|