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VIRGIN MARY DONSKAYA

Old price: 2,190.00 (NZD)
Price: 1,752.00 (NZD)
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Our Lady of the Don is a 14th-century Eleusa icon representing Virgin Mary with the infant Jesus Christ. The origins of the icon and the exact date of its creation are contested. It is believed to be painted by Theophanes the Greek circa 1382-1395. The monastery book of Donskoy Monastery states that Our Lady of the Don was a gift from Don Cossacks to Dmitry Donskoy the day before Battle of Kulikovo (1380). Our Lady of the Don is a 14th-century Eleusa icon representing Virgin Mary with the infant Jesus Christ.