Circa late 19th Century, 1850 -1900 years. Amazing Russian Orthodox ICON, performed in the traditions of Palekh Painting School. Triptych Holy Trinity, executed in great detail and saturated colors.
Palekh school orthodox ark Imperial Royal Icon Folding - triptych of Holy Trinity icon. 610 mm in width x. 21.0 inch height x. 24.0 inch in width x.
Wooden board painting egg tempera. Amazing Russian Royal Imperial Icon - Triptych, executed in great detail and colors.
A few hundred kilometers Northeast of Moscow. In the Vladimir - Suzdal region. Used the old icon-painting technique.
Egg tempera on wooden board. Palekh village is located a few hundred kilometers Northeast of Moscow in the Vladimir-Suzdal region. The name of Palekh has nearly become synonymous with the art of Russian lacquer painting and lacquer boxes. The exquisite, highly detailed miniatures from Palekh have been called "small miracles" and are sought after by collectors throughout the world.Palekh has a long artistic tradition and for centuries the village was a famed center of icon-painting. Triptych painting of Central Russia. Sujet based on the composition of Andrei Rublyovs famous image of the Trinity in 1408. This representation belongs to the arrive cycle of the Old Testament. It depicts Genesis 18, the three men who visit Abraham. Therefore also named The hospitality of Abraham. The iconography of the Holy Trinity shows.
Three young angels seated at a table. The tree in the background symbolizes the Oak of Mamre, the buildings on the left the house of Abraham, while the hill one the right is often considered to symbolize spiritual ascent. Usually, one of the angels reaches out for a cup of chalice that is placed at the table, while the other angels make a blessing gesture.
The feet of the angels do not touch the ground. Left & right panels depict four different Godmothers.
Pictures are part of Description. RUSSIAN IMPERIAL ORTHODOX PALEKH ICON TRIPTYCH HOLY TRINITY GOLD CROSS EGG" is in sale since Tuesday, November 21, 2017.
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