RARE, 19 Century circa 1850 -1870 ORTHODOX RUSSIAN ICON. Jesus Christ Pantocrator, the Wonder Worker, surrounded by depictions of 12 Church festivals, Beautifully crafted on bronze-a festive icon of Christ the Ruler. 265 mm height x 250 mm in width x 25 mm in thickness. 10.5 Inch height x 10 Inch in width x 1.0 Inch in thickness. The fusion of wood and bronze in this Christian Russian icon creates a fabulous piece, where the bronze is unusually chased, showcasing intricate details.
The imperial art embossed casting and minting on bronze elevate this work into a holy relic of exceptional craftsmanship. The original patina of the brass metal enhances the magnificent beauty of the product, maintaining its excellent condition.
The artistic state of the icon, coupled with the imperial art embossed casting and minting on bronze, is essentially perfect. At the center of this artwork is a depiction of Jesus Christ Pantocrator Wonderworker. The central panel is surrounded by the twelve major Church feast days.
The Birth of the Mother of God, Presentation of the Mother of God into the Temple, The Annunciation, The Nativity of Christ, the Meeting of the Lord, The Baptism of Our Lord, the Transfiguration, Entry into Jerusalem, the Ascension of Our Lord, The Old Trinity, The Dormition, and The Elevation of the Holy Cross form a composite of hardwood panels secured by two side sponki. Read Description Carefully, Pictures are part of Description.