ECSTATIC SAINT JOHN EVANGELIST: Glassy-eyed handsome young Evangelist stares heavenward, ignoring large black eagle staring at him, Vladimir Borovikovsky Icon from royal gates of central iconostasis, KAZAN CATHEDRAL, ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA. Wikimedia commons + Rockland Rosa Triplex

Published December 28, 2013 by goyodelarosa
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English: St John the Evangelist Icon from the royal gates of the central iconostasis of the Kazan Cathedral in St.-Petersburgh. 73,5cm. The State Russian museum. St.-Petersburg. Russia
Русский: Евангелист Иоанн. Икона из Царских врат главного иконостаса Казанского собора в Петербурге. 1804-1809 гг. Государственный Русский музей. Санкт-Петербург. Россия. Поступила в музей в 1932 году из Казанского собора. Инв. Ж-3182
Date 1804-1809гг.
Source http://vkontakte.ru/album-10281420_94747874
Author
Vladimir Borovikovsky (1757–1825) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q262098

SAINT JOHN

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