BK-05-12 Painted icon of Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker

$250.00
In stock
SKU
BK-05-12

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A painted icon of Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker.

This is a shoulder-long icon of Saint Nicholas. His face takes up almost all the space of the icon. His head with the halo touches the upper margin, as if it protrudes towards the viewer.

Commemorated on December 19, May 22 (translation of his holy relics to Bari, Italy), and August 11 (the saint's birthday).

Materials

This icon is painted using the following materials:

  • Acrylic paints
  • Lime, alder, or pine board
  • Gesso
  • Colored wax
  • Gold leaf
  • Linseed oil
  • Hide glue
  • Varnishes (mordant, kauri gum, acryl-styrolic)

Size

This icon of St Nicholas the Wonderworker is available in several sizes:

  • 11×14.5 cm
  • 14.5×19.5 cm
  • 16.5×21.5 cm
  • 19×25 cm
  • 23.5×31 cm
  • 27×35 cm
  • 30×41 cm
  • 40×52 cm

Decorations

This icon has a hand-carved rectangular central panel. Decorated with gold leaf. The halo is decorated with chiseling on gesso. 

The halo is decorated with chiseling on gesso. This icon can be additionally adorned with a metal or textile oklad, precious and semiprecious gemstones. We recommend placing this icon in an opening or a non-opening icon case to protect it from humidity fluctuations and dust.

Price & Deadlines

The cost of this icon and the time it will take to make it are negotiable, depending on its size and the complexity of its design.

Once it is ready, the icon will be consecrated in St Elisabeth Convent.

More Information
ImageSaints
Paints Typeacrylic
Minimum size, cm11×14.5 cm
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