St. Nicholas the Miracle Worker

Title

St. Nicholas the Miracle Worker

Subject

St. Nicholas

Description

St. Nicholas is depicted with a halo and holding the Bible in his left hand. Christ is painted over his left shoulder holding out a Gospel Book and the Theotokos (Mary, Mother of Jesus) over his right shoulder holding the omophorion (a vestment of a bishop).

Creator

Unknown

Source

Chapman University Permanent Collection

Date

mid to late 19th century

Contributor

Gift of Evelyn Lalanne

Format

Tempera on wood
12x9'

Files

St. Nicholas the Miracle Worker

Citation

Unknown , “St. Nicholas the Miracle Worker,” Chapman University's Russian Icons, accessed October 20, 2021, https://chapmanrussianicons.omeka.net/items/show/1.