Icon: Nativity

Icon: Nativity
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Painting, Tempera on panel and gilding, 56x44.5 cm
Origin: Russia, 16th century
Personage: Christ
Source of entry: Purchasing Commission of the Experts of the State Hermitage Museum, 1955
School: Moscow
Theme: The Bible and Christianity
Exibition: Culture of Muscovite Russia: 15th - 17th centuries

See also

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Feast of the Nativity of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
The icon of the Nativity tells the story of Christ's birth from the Scriptures. It also shows that all creation is taking part in Christ's birth. ...
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The Nativity - Icon in the Monastery of St. Catherine
The Nativity with various associated scenes. This is a portable encaustic icon of religious folk art dating to the 7th century. ...

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