Milatz Ikonen specializes in sale and purchase of Old Russian and Greek Icons from the beginning of the 15th until the end of the 19th century. We start collecting and selling icons for more then 20 years ago and nowadays Milatz Icons represents a high quality collection of Russian and Greek icons from 15th till 19th century and a large selection of brass travelling icons. Furthermore we advice on dating, attribution, conservation, restoration and iconographical analysis. We will also provide written valuations for insurance purposes. The authenticity, quality and the declared age of every icon is guaranteed. Every icon is sold with an extensive written expertise with photo. Milatz Ikonen is always glad to provide additional information regarding any item of our stock.
The authenticity of every icon is guaranteed. Every icon is sold with extensive written expertise.
In recent years Milatz Icons took part with several icons in none commercial exhibition organized by the Museum of Recklinghausen in Germany and the Catharijneconvent in Utrecht. We maintain relations with several German and Russian iconmuseums and with other iconexperts in Germany, Russian and the Netherlands. These contacts are vital for extend the knowledge of ancient Russian and Greek icons. We are also member of LAPADA and CINOA. Because of the passion for icons and the expertise gained through the years Milatz Ikonen has become a reliable partner for obtaining genuine high quality Old Russian and Greek Icons. Also by sharing our expertise we hope that icons can be understood “as windows to heaven.
The collection of Milatz Ikonen consists Old Icons from the regent of Russia and Greece. The collection of wooden icons from Russia represent not only icons from the centers of the North of Russia but also by example from Sint Petersburg, Novgorod and Moscow etc. The collection embodies all the variety of Russian Orthodox iconography of styles from Baroque and Rococo to the more primitive styles of the North of Russia and the perfect craftsmanship and extreme refinement of painter villages of Kholouy, Mstera and Palech. In our assortment are also Italo-Cretan icons of museum quality ,as well as first-quality Greek icons. Because of this verity of centers Milatz Ikonen has become an expert in recognizing centers and different styles.
You can visit after appointment our Gallery in Heerhugowaard. Milatz Ikonen organize several icon exhibitions in the Netherlands and Germany. Every year we organize an icon exhibition in der Neue Residenz in Bamberg and in a Roman Church in Hilversum. We offer also a nonobligatory house visit. If, however you couldn't find the icon you are looking for in our offered assortment, please let us know. We have a stock of more then three hundred old Russian and Greek icons. We would be glad to be of further assistance to you, without any obligation on your part.