Evangelist Matthew

Type: Miniature

Period: The first half of the 15 century

Author: Hieromonk Nicodemus

Dimmensions (cm): 27.5 / 19


Country: Bulgaria

Province: Sofia

Town: Sofia

Other location: Cyril and Methodius National Library

Object identification notes

Miniature from the Four Gospels of Hieromonk Nicodemus


A traditional compositional treatment of the theme.

Iconographical technique: Drawing with ink and gilding

Gold was used. The development of the images is typical of miniature during this period.

Base material: Paper