The Virgin Eleusa

Heritage: Bulgarian, from the iconostasis in the Chapel of St St Simeon and Sava in Rila Monastery

Now in: Sofa Rila Monastery

Original: 19 C., 66,5 x 42,5 cm

Replica: 2005/ 80 x 50 cm

 

A typical icon for the rich iconostasis of the smaller chapels built in  18-19C. in Rila Monastery. The way of icon writing shows that for the author could be considered some of the icon masters from Samokov.

 

 

 

Cat. No 1.20