Mother of God of Kazan

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A shoulder-length icon of the Mother of God of Kazan.

In Brief

This icon was miraculously found after a fire in Kazan in 1579. It is one of the most highly venerated icons of the Russian Orthodox Church.

Feast days: July 21, November 4

Materials

This icon is painted using the following materials:

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

Size

This icon 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

A hand-carved rectangular central panel. The margins, the halo, the background and other elements of the icon are covered with gold leaf.

It can be additionally adorned with wrought silver, a metal or a textile oklad, precious and semiprecious gemstones. We recommend putting this icon into an opening or a non-opening icon case.

Price & Deadlines

The final price of the icon of the Mother of God and the time it will take to paint it depend on its size and the complexity of its decoration.

Once this icon is painted, it will be consecrated in St Elisabeth Convent.

SKU: 000000550
Categories: ICONS , Painted Icons , Natural Tempera ,
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