Icon of the Crucifixion
This large icon (1m x 73cm) is inspired by works of the Italian primitives (Cimabue, Giunta Pisano). Christ on the cross is surrounded by Mary, his mother, and by Saint John. Lime with a walnut border and three oak battens at the back. Egg tempera on gesso and gilding with gold leaf (24 carat gold).
Study for an icon of the Holy Face
Study on paper, inspired by an icon of Christ “not made by hands” of the Moscow school in the 12th c. 20cm x 20cm. Egg tempera.