Byzantine Icon fragment of the parable of the 10 Virgins - Lord the Bridegroom Christian art gospel painting prayer wall decoration holy iconography



A detial with three wise Virgins and the lamps, from the parable of the ten Virgins in the Gospel of Matthew. A reminder of being mindful and alert - The original image is wall painting  parable that is found on St John Theologian Monastery in Patmos

A light carton canvas  was specially treated with gesso. It measures 30x24 cm and comes ready to be framed

The medium for this artwork (part of a series of paintings on based on byzantinen frescoes with scenes from the passion of Christ) is eggtempera, covered  with shellac (an organic varnish) and sealed with resin varnish.

The icon comes very carefully packaged along with its gift wrapping and some mini extras from our shop