Christ as a portrait Rublev style. Russian Orthodox Icon. This icon closely follows the famous Rublev Christ icon that is located at the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow. The original Rublev Christ icon is damaged and missing large sections of the upper and lower part of the icon. This icon beautifully matches the Kazan Mother of God Rublev style icon #1016.
#1017 - 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.