IMP-04-04-42 St Nina
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A handpainted icon of Saint Nina (Nino), the Enlightener of Georgia.
Commemorated on January 27.
- natural wooden board (lime, pine, alder) with oak splines;
- cloth from fabric (linen, canvas),
- gesso, acrylic or tempera paints (ground minerals, precious and semiprecious stones mixed with egg yolk),
- gold leaf,
- tinted wax,
- linseed oil,
- hide glue,
- varnishes (mordant, kauri gum, acryl-styrolic).
Available in the following sizes:
- 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.
This icon has a handcarved rectangular central panel. Decorated with gold-plating of the halo, the background, the margins and other elements of the icon.
The icon may also be decorated with a thin metal sheet with wrought ornaments or an oklad.
The icon may also be placed into an icon case made of oak or birchwood.
Price & Deadlines
The price and the time it will take to paint such an icon are negotiated in advance and depend on its size, complexity, decorations, and gold content.
This icon is consecrated in St Elisabeth Convent to be a blessing to all people who love Christ and to help all who turn to the Lord and His saints with love and faith.