St. John The Evangelist, Apostle and Theologian

St John The Theologian


Heritage: Bulgarian, unknown origin

Now in: Sofia, Chrypt Al. Nevski

Оriginal:17 в./84 x 46 cm

Replica:2002/80 х 47 сm


The saint is shown half-length, turned three-quarter face to the right, his chin resting in his left hand, a symbolic gesture, and the Gospel in his right hand, open at the initial words in Greek: “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God” (John 1.1)


Cat. № 1.801