This particular icon is known as The Virgin of Vladimir. It was originally a gift from the Byzantine empire and was rumored to have been painted by Saint Luke. Also known as "the Mother of Tenderness" or "Eleusa".
*SIZE: 7 1/2 x 6 inches and a little under 1'' thick (19x15cm)
Painted on wood panel with tempera and gold foil gilded on stucco canvas. It is varnished with couple of layers to assure a long lasting image and to make it easy and safe to clean it from dust. The back is varnished with darker tone semi transparent varnish for a nice finish.
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