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Virgin and Christ icon

Author
Avinoff, Andrey, 1884-1949.
Title
Virgin and Christ icon.
Format
Image
Published
1925.
Description
Green and white etching. Sheet size: 14" h. x 10 1/8" w.
Notes
Russia.
Summary
Etching of the Virgin with the Christ child seated on her lap. They are seated in the sky, surrounded by clouds; below them is a rural village. Close in style to Byzantine works of the 15th century.
Kinsey subjects
Art--Russia--20th century.
Religion.
Mother goddess.
Women in art.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
290R Av9586.185
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art