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Madonna with Child
- (Eleusa)

hight: 26 cm
length: 19 cm
depth: 2,5 cm

H and-written (painted) icon by iconographer M.A. Krystyna Kuś-Kilichowska graduate from Nicolaus Copernicus University, Art Conservation and Restoration Faculty.


Icon painted/written using old traditional techniques:

  • painted in egg tempera technique
  • gilded with golden leaves 23.75 karat
  • painted on gesso a number of substrates made from a traditional mix of an animal glue binder and chalk
  • provided with tapered and dove-tailed battens inserted into the back
    (like icons from the 12th to 15th centuries)
  • covered with amber shellac and varnish
Madonna Eleusa, Virgin of Tenderness - magnification


Madonna Eleusa, Virgin of Tenderness

Madonna with Child - Eleusa

Madonna Eleusa or Virgin of Tenderness - types of iconographic depictions of Mary an Jesus Christ showing great mother's affection to the child snuggling up to his mother's cheek.



 


 
 
 


 
 
 


 
 
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