Icon: Christ ‘Yaro Oko’

Number: A055 Period: 19th century
Name: Icon: Christ ‘Yaro Oko’ Size: 32 x 27
Origin: Russia Price: sold

In Russia this icon is called Christ ‘Yaro Oko’, the fiery eye. The icon is depicted in bust portrait style. Christ faces the viewer directly. His expression is serious and reassuring. His hair rests in curls on his right shoulder. The borders are cleaned down to the gesso. The icon has a gilded silver revetment (oklad).

Without oklad

Marked: 84 standard, Moscow, assayer M.K, 1819, silversmith (L.T) in Cyrillic


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