255 AKLEINE IKONE MIT DER GOTTESMUTTER HODEGETRIA Auction: 84-II
Mazedonien, wohl Berg Athos, 16. Jh.
KLEINE IKONE MIT DER GOTTESMUTTER HODEGETRIA
Einzeltafel, Kowtscheg, Goldgrund, Eitempera, Goldfalten in Assistgold
A SMALL ICON SHOWING THE HODIGITRIA MOTHER OF GOD Macedonian, probably Mount Athos, 16th century Tempera on wood panel with kovcheg. Executed on a gold ground. The haloes ornamentally punched. Christ holding a closed scroll. The Mother of God wearing a green headdress and matching robe covered by a deep red maphorion. Executed traditionally, the facial features accentuated by bright shades. Minimally restored. 22.4 x 16.5 cm.