St. Virgin the Queen

Type: Icon

Period: 1839 year

Author: Hadji Anagnost

School: Unknown


Country: Bulgaria

Province: Varna

Town: Varna

Museum: History Museum


A traditional compositional treatment of the theme.

Iconographical technique: Tempera

Gold-leaf, liquid gold and velaturas were used. The development of the images, clothes and the throne is lavish and jewerly with precisely made intricate ornamentation.

Base material: Wood

Oak boards fasten with keys.

State, restoration traces and comments

There is a deep crack running through the middle from the top to the bottom of the icon.