St. John the Baptist and St. Zaharias

Type: Icon

Period: From 18 century to 18 century

Author: Unknown

School: Unknown


Country: Bulgaria

Province: Varna

Town: Varna

Museum: History Museum

Object identification notes

Icon collection.


Canonical but unconventional compositional treatment of the theme.

Iconographical technique: Tempera

Gold-leaf was used. The development of the images is typical of the period.

Base material: Wood


State, restoration traces and comments

Part of the painting layer is missing and there are cracks in places.