Annunciation of the Theotokos. Russian Orthodox icon. The Annunciation with (clockwise) festal scenes of the Theotokos (Nativity of the Theotokos, Entrance into the Temple, Dormition and Nativity of Christ) and Theotokos icons (Kazan, Vladimir, Seeking Out the Lost, Theodorovskaya, Inexhaustible Cup, Surety of Sinners, Assuage My Sorrow, and Smolensk).
#1155 - L (6¾" x 8¼" on ¾" wood).
Icons manufactured by a Russian supplier using their proprietary process of applying successive layers of color and metallic-like patterns resulting in a brilliant, detailed, and nearly three dimensional appearance.
Icon inscriptions in Church Slavonic.