Icon "Saint Vasily the Great"

Workshop of St. Anthony

  • $69.00


This is a copy of the ancient Ukrainian icons of St. Vasil the Great, (XVIth). Saving in the museum of Sianok, Poland.

Since ancient times, a child is called by the name of the saint, who is a guardian throughout his life. Since then, there is a tradition - godparents give the newborn an icon. The icon is with the child, and later with an adult person, through the life, and it is not only a remembrance of the godparents, but also a pleasant reminder of joyful childhood.

Size 6.7’’ х 9’’ (17cm х 23cm)

Size 9’’ х 13’’ (23cm х 33cm)

Size 13’’ х 18’’ (33cm х 46cm)

HANDMADE. The thickness of wood 2 cm (0.79’’)

Made In Ukraine.

COMES WITH THE CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY.

 

OUR TECHNIQUE

The icon is created on a traditional wooden base with set of levkas, a chalk-based natural glue, and a gold background. The icon is printed on a silk canvas and the final details are hand-painted by the iconographer. High-quality icon, with bright colors and the icon, seems like a hand-painted icon. Upon completion of the transcription, a few finishing touches are incorporated following special techniques of the St. Pantaleon monastery. Icons that are made in our workshop all come with a certificate bearing our seal, attesting to their originality and the authenticity of our technology. Only a certificate and seal can be a guarantee of the high and long-standing quality of our icons.


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