Virgin of Smolensk Icon.
This model is a Hodegetria type ("She who shows the Way"). The frontal Virgin Mary is holding the Child in her arms. She is pointing towards her Son.
Icon contained in a kiot; box is decorated with a silvered and gilded-metal frame.
Russia, 19th Century.
Dimensions: 45 x 40 cm (17-3/4 x 15-3/4 in.).
- Items quantity: 1
- Expertissim Reference: 2011030095