• Virgin Mary in the type of Madre della Cosolazione
  • Item ID : 147
  • Collection Name : Holy Metropolis of Leukadas
  • Type : Icon
  • Year : 16nth century
  • Place : Leukada
  • Απόκτηση : Δωρεά
  • Description : The icon of Virgin Mary in the type of Madre della Consolazione is displayed among the icons dating from the 16nth to 18nth century. it is exact copy from the original icon that is situated in the Byzantine Museum in Athens.
    The icon is dating to the 16nth century. Unfortunately, although is well preserved, its badly harmed.
    One can still witness the artistic idiosyncrasy of the hagiographer and dexterity in depicting the aforementioned theme.