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Saint John the Forerunner Byzantine Greek contemporary icon.All rights reserved.

            SAINT JOHN THE FORERUNNER

                            

                            

Greek title :   Aγιος  Ιωάννης  ο Πρόδρομος.

Medium:      Egg-tempera and gold leaf on canvas attached to wood  prepared with gesso.  

 

Description 

Byzantine Greek  icon  of St. John  the Forerunner . The St. John is shown in prayer position half length  facing half left with gently bowed head and arm raised .He is dressed with a dark green hiton .The greek letters  in the upper corners on the icon means "St. John the Forerunner ". The halo of the St. John has some hand crafted designs.No one icon is identical to another.  Living with icons is a learning process and education..

 

SAINT JOHN THE FORERUNNER BYZANTINE ICON