Antique 19th Century Russian Orthodox Icon of Our Lady of the Unburnt BushThis Icon is of the Virgin Mary called "Our Lady of the Unburnt Bush." It depicts the Virgin Mary in a circle set in a four-pointed blue star upon a red star. She holds the Christ Child in her left arm and a ladder; a symbol of Mary in the Akathist Canon, in her right. The stars contain angels representing virtues and elemental powers. Additionally, there are three border saints: Archangel Gabriel, Saint Irina and Saint Eudokia.Origin: Provincial RussiaMaterials: Egg tempera and gold leaf on gessoed woodDate: Late 19th century (Ca. 1880)Dimensions: 11.8 inches x 10.2 inches / 30 centimeters x 26 centimeters
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