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Icon: Entry into Jerusalem


Number: 007 Period: 19th century
Name: Icon: Entry into Jerusalem Size: 31 x 26,5 cm
Origin: Russia Price: € 3.500


The icon shows Christ riding on a gray donkey towards Jerusalem, with the Apostles walking behind him. A tapestry is put in front of the donkey. The inhabitants of Jerusalem are awaitng Him. The scene is set in an arch-shaped frame.

All vestments are finely executed in bright colours with chrysography. The golden background and border are ornately incised. The borders are intricately decorated in faux cloisonné enamel.



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