Temple Gallery

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Four Part Icon - exhibited at the Temple Gallery, specialists in Russian icons

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WW032. A Quadri-Partite Icon with the Crucifixion, Virgin and Child, St Nicholas, St Demetrios and St George

Russian, Kholui
19th century
29.6 x 24.4 cmClick here to convert metric size to imperial

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This Quadri-Partite icon has the Crucifixion in the centre. The form of the Cross creates four sections in which other typologies are included: the Virgin of Kazan (top-left); St Nicholas (top-right); St Demetrios on a red horse (bottom-left); and St George on a white horse slaying the dragon (bottom-right).

For information on the Kholui region and its icon-painting tradition, see cat. WW017 in this exhibition.