Virgin Hagiosoritissa

Title

Virgin Hagiosoritissa

Description

This icon most likely originates from Sinai, as attested by the characteristic gold burnishing of halos and the decorative cloth on the back of the icon.

Work Number

49

Date

early 13th century

Language

Mother of God

Alternative Title

Striped design over preparatory layer.

Is Referenced By

Michigan Inventory Number 61

Medium

tempera and gold with pigmented varnish over textile on panel

Physical Dimensions

101.6 x 65.7 x 3.4 cm

Files

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Citation

“Virgin Hagiosoritissa,” The Sinai Icon Collection , accessed October 19, 2019, http://vrc.princeton.edu/sinai/items/show/6410.
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