Painting

Royal Doors from an Iconostasis with the Annunciation, the Eucharist and the Four Evangelists

Royal Doors from an Iconostasis with the Annunciation, the Eucharist and the Four Evangelists
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Painting, Tempera and gilding on panel, 154.5x78.5 cm
Origin: Russia, First half of the 16th century
Source of entry: State Hermitage Expedition, Arkhangelsk Region, 1957
School: North Russian Schools
Theme: The Bible and Christianity
Exibition: Russian Culture: 10th - 15th centuries

See also

Russian Iconostasis
The Royal Door represents the entrance to the Holy of Holies of Jewish ... are depicted on it: the four Evangelists and the icon of the Annunciation. ...
iconostasis -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
The iconostasis is pierced by a large, or royal, door and curtain in the centre ... Icons of the four Evangelists, the Annunciation, and the Last Supper are ...
Spirituality of Our Church Rituals VI: Iconostasis Written by Dr ...
Also, the “King of Glory" brings the Holy Eucharist through priest to feed his ... The Four Evangelists are. placed on the Royal Doors because through these ...
Iconostasis - OrthodoxWiki
The Holy Doors (or the Royal Doors). These usually are a diptych of the Annunciation. Sometimes they may also have the icons of the four ...

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