19th century, Russian icon of Resurrection, Central Russia. Egg tempera, gold leaf and gesso on wood. Kovcheg, two splints in the back.
Size: 31 x 26 cm (12 x 10 1/4 in)
Resurrection and Decent into Hades with 12 major feasts: 1. The Nativity of the Virgin. 2. The Presentation of the Virgin to the Temple. 3. The Annunciation. 4. The Nativity of Jesus Christ. 5. The Presentation of Jesus Christ to the Temple. 6. The Baptism of Christ. 7. The Entry to Jerusalem. 8. The Transfiguration. 9. The Ascension of Christ. 10. The Old Testament Trinity. 11. The Exaltation of the Cross. 12. The Dormition of Mother of God.