Framed Painting of Christ the Bridegroom -Byzantine Icon of Nymphios Eggtemppera on plywood 24x38 cm Holy Passion Icons



A scene from the Passion of Christ snd namely the Icon of  Christ the Bridegroom or Nymphios as we call them in the Bridegroom matins of  the Holy Week : ....Behold, the Bridegroom comes at midnight, and blessed is the servant whom He shall find watching;.....

The icon was handpainted, with several layers of egg tempera, on a light gessoed wooden panel that we 've prepared ourselves here in angelicon. Finally the icon was sealed with shellac and the resin varnish.


it measures approx 26x40 cm and is 4mm thin  -It  comes packaged as a gift with some little extras from our shop