Russian icon of Kirik And Oulitta Click to View larger
Russian icon of Kirik And Oulitta
  • Russian icon of Kirik And Oulitta
  • Russian icon of Kirik And Oulitta

Russian Icon: Kirik And Oulitta | 1222

1222

19th century, Ural region. Egg tempera, gold leaf and gesso on wood. Two splints in the back. 

Size: 35.5 x 30.5 cm (14 x 12 in).

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These two martyrs, mother and son are frequently depicted in Russian iconography. Oulitta, who refused to renounce her faith before the magistrate of Tarsus, was forced to watch her son killed after he scratched the official’s face. Right after she was put to death as well.

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