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ICON NUMBER : 80217

Virgin of Vladimir, 17th century, Russia, tempera on wooden board, size 32 x 24.5 cm, price € 2.600,-.

According to the ancient traditions, this original icon was painted by St Luke. In Russia this icon is without any doubt the most well-known Mother of God Icon. The icon of the Theotokos of Vladimir is sometimes described as expressing universal feelings of motherly love and anxiety for her child. The Holy Virgin of Vladimir originates from the ancient iconographic type of Odigitria. Odigitria, - “The One Who Shows the Way”, carries the general concept of all icons of the Mother of God, as our helper and guide to the Christ. Painting masterfully executed in a traditional Old Russian style. Condition: authentic icon. The authenticity of every icon is guaranteed. Every icon is sold with extensive written expertise

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