Russian icons
The use and making of icons entered Kievan Rus' following its conversion to Orthodox Christianity in AD 988. As a general rule, these icons strictly followed models and formulas hallowed by Byzantine ...
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Russian icons
An exploration of the icon of the three visitors to Abraham (Genesis 18:1-18) painted by the great Russian icon artist Andrei Rublev (c1365 - c 1427). It is ...
Andrei Rublev
Andrei Rublev (Russian: Андре́й Рублёв; [ɐnˈdrʲej rʊˈblʲɵf], also transliterated Andrey Rublyov and other permutations; born in the 1360s, died 29 January 1427 or 1430 although 17 October 1428 als...
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Our Lady of the Sign (Novgorod)
Znа́meniye (Russian: Зна́мение) or Our Lady of the Sign is an icon in the orans style, dated at the first half of the 12th century. The icon was painted in medieval Novgorod. It is one of the most rev...
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Theotokos Uralskaya
Theotokos Uralskaya (Our Lady of Urals) is the Russian Orthodox Marian icon locally venerated in Ekaterinburg and Urals. According to Ekaterinburg Eparchy, the image of the icon appeared in January 9,...
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Theotokos of Kursk
The Kursk Root Icon (also Our Lady of Kursk) (Russian: Богоматерь Курская Коренная, Bogomater Kurskaya Korennaya, literally Theotokos of Kursk, Found Among the Roots) is an icon of Theotokos of th...
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Joy of All Who Sorrow
In Eastern Orthodox and Eastern Catholic Christianity, the Joy of All Who Sorrow (Russian: Всех скорбящих Радость) is a title given to the Theotokos (Mary, the mother of Jesus). The iconography is...
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Theotokos of Bogolyubovo
The Bogolubskaya Icon of the Theotokos is a Wonderworking Icon of the Theotokos (Virgin Mary) which is venerated in the Russian Orthodox Church. The icon was painted in the 1157 at the request of Gra...
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Christ the Redeemer (icon)
Christ the Redeemer is an icon discovered by accident in a dilapidated woodshed near Zvenigorod in 1919. With several other icons stored nearby, it was attributed as the work of great Andrei Rublev, p...
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Hodegetria
A Hodegetria (Greek: Ὁδηγήτρια, literally: "She who shows the Way"; Russian: Одигитрия), or Virgin Hodegetria, is an iconographic depiction of the Theotokos (Virgin Mary) holding the Child Jesus at he...
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Inexhaustible Chalice
Inexhaustible Chalice (Russian: Неупиваемая чаша, that is, Inexaustible Cup, or Non-intoxicating Chalice) is a Russian Marian icon which belongs to the Orans type and is considered miracle-making. The...
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Trinity (Andrei Rublev)
Trinity (Russian: Троица, also called "Rublev's Trinity") is a Holy Trinity Icon, believed to be created by Russian painter Andrei Rublev in the 15th century. It is his most famous work, as well r...
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Battle of the Novgorodians with the Suzdalians
The Battle of the Novogorodians with the Suzdalians (битва новгородцев с суздальцами) is a twelfth-century episode in which the city of Novgorod the Great was said to have been miraculously delivered ...
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Theotokos of Vladimir
The Theotokos of Vladimir (Greek: Θεοτόκος του Βλαντιμίρ), also known as Our Lady of Vladimir, Vladimir Mother of God, or Virgin of Vladimir (Russian: Владимирская Икона Божией Матери), Our L...
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Theotokos of Tolga
The Theotokos of Tolga (Russian: Толгская икона Божией Матери) is a Russian Orthodox icon representing the Virgin Mary (Theotokos) with the infant Jesus Christ. The Theotokos of Tolga, named after...
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Kursk Root Icon
The Kursk Root Icon (also Our Lady of Kursk) (Russian: Богоматерь Курская Коренная, Bogomater Kurskaya Korennaya, literally Theotokos of Kursk, Found Among the Roots) is an icon of Theotokos of th...
List of Theotokos of St. Theodore icons
It is the list having historical and a cultural value of icons Theotokos of St. Theodore. They are stored in known museums or professional assemblages of collectors.
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Theotokos Fyodorovskaya
The Feodorovskaya Icon of the Mother of God (Russian: Феодоровская икона Божией Матери), also known as Our Lady of Saint Theodore and the Black Virgin Mary of Russia is the patron icon of the Roma...
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List of oldest Russian icons
This is the complete list of extant icons created in Russia before and during the reign of Alexander Nevsky (1220–63). Imported Byzantine icons such as the Theotokos of Vladimir are not included.
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Joy of all who Sorrow
In Eastern Orthodox and Eastern Catholic Christianity, the Joy of All Who Sorrow (Russian: Всех скорбящих Радость) is a title given to the Theotokos (Mary, the mother of Jesus). The iconography is...
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Our Lady of Kazan
Our Lady of Kazan, also called Theotokos of Kazan (Russian: Казанская Богоматерь tr. Kazanskaya Bogomater'), was a holy icon of the highest stature within the Russian Orthodox Church, representing...
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Saint George (icon, 1130)
Saint George (Russian: Святой Георгий) is a Russian Saint George icon created in Veliky Novgorod before the Mongol invasion of Rus' in the 12th century. The main icon of the Yuriev Monastery for a...
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Iconostasis of the Cathedral of the Archangel
The Iconostasis of Cathedral of the Archangel Michael is a traditional Russian iconostasis, which dates from 1678-81. The iconostasis, which has been preserved to our day, is located in The Cathedral ...
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Our Lady of the Don
Our Lady of the Don (Russian: Донская икона Божией Матери) is a 14th-century Eleusa icon representing Virgin Mary with the infant Jesus Christ. The icon, currently held in Tretyakov Gallery in Mos...
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