Holy Communion icon,the Eucharist Jesus Christ hand painted art egg tempera on plywood wall plaque


An icon of Christ A visual representation of  Mathew 26:28 " ... Take, eat; this is my body. ... Drink ye all of it; For this is my blood of the new testament, which is shed for many for the remission of sins...."  -A  handpainted byzantine icon representing the mystery of the Holy Communion

On the top "Agia Metalipsis" - Holy Communion  is written in greek. On the left and right the monograms for Jesus Christ (IC-XC- Iesous Christos)

The icon measures 28x24 cm approx--The technique used for painting is egg tempera- That is mineral powedrs mixed with egg and vinegar applied on the gessoed wooden panel. After the colors have "rested" we apply shellac and resin varnish to create an artifact that lasts.

Gift wrapping: Each icon comes assorted with its handmade felt bag, a certificate and little extras from our shop- ready for a very special gift.