Icon of the Nativity of Christ. Russia, 17th Century


Icon depicting the Nativity of Christ with different episodes related to His birth: Three Wise Men (arrival and gifts), St. Joseph’s Dream, Massacre of the Innocents, Saint Elizabeth hiding Saint John the Baptist, Murder of Saint Zachary, Flight into Egypt. Three gilt metal aureolas.

Russia, 17th Century

Height: 31,4 cm (12-1/4 in.) - Width: 26 cm (10-1/4 in.)

Losses on pictorial layer, abrasions, varnish

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014031351