Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Syria: Icon of Crucifixion & Last Supper

Although this is more modern than our remit, because of the terrible looting in Syria we chose to include it.



Technics:

ICON / WITHOUT OKLAD, RIZA OR BASMA
Additional Information: ICON IN TWO PARTS. THE UPPER SECTION DEPICTS THE CRUCIFIXION WITH JESUS ON THE CROSS IN THE CENTRE. THE LOWER SECTION DEPICTS THE LAST SUPPER WITH JESUS SITTING ON AN ARMCHAIR ON THE LEFT, HIS FEET RESTING ON A STOOL AND BEING WASHED BY AN APOSTLE, THE OTHER APOSTLES ARE STANDING AROUND SEMI-CIRCULAR TABLE


Interpol Folder: 1995/25690-1.1

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