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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02529750105930400773 W.

    Beautiful! It looks similar to a Syrian one I have. Where is this from?

  • fried chicken strips

    This is unusual. The Lord’s index and middle finger are not purposely drawn together to represent the two natures of Christ. When was this painted, was it before the Nestorians circa 431 AD? Did they have paint then?

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/01960521706457744649 tara

    The golden color almost glows.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13669565372315999650 Jeffrey Smith

    Vasnetsov, 19th century? I believe it’s in the apse of a church in Kiev.

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02529750105930400773 W.

    Found it. Jeffrey Smith, you are right:http://www.abcgallery.com/V/vasnetsov/vasnetsov51.html There are some beautiful works here.