St Catherine of Siena byzantine icon painted by hand wooden plaque eggtempera antique style


St Catherine of Siena is one of the greatest saints of the catholic Church. She is also one of the four women named  a Doctor of the same Church having exerted a significant influence with the volume of her writings and her life's work.

Size - A sized 14x18 cm specially prepared plywwod board 1.4cm thick- her name is written in Italian S Caterina da Siena

The icon is painted with eggtempera  on a a golden background with a plant dye applied on it , in order to give an antique patina look. The traditional  colors are shielded with organic and resin varnish to produce an icon that -with the proper care-  would last for generations

Gift packaging- All our icons are prepared as gifts, with their hand-swen bags and mini extras- Please also convo us, if you like to have your hand-painted message written on the back.