St Monica of Hippo -religious painting of the Female Saint contemporary byzantine icon Christian art and iconography



 A contemporary byzantine icon of Saint Monica of Hippo, painted as a strong confident woman of african origin,  by hand with egg tempera, in a prepared with gesso plywood board that measures 

46x 21 cm approx in size

The name of the saint - I Aghia Monica - is written on her right and left side in greek . Shellac and resin varnish are added on top to seal the colors and produce an icon that will last.

<3 Gift Wrapping: The painting is complemented with a handsewn sachet and some extras from our shop perfect for a very personal gift .