Počitanije svjatych : pervyj obraz
Devotion of the Saints : prototype
Uctívání svatých : předobraz
Source document: Studia historica Brunensia. 2016, vol. 63, iss. 1, pp. 23-39
ISSN1803-7429 (print)2336-4513 (online)
License: Not specified license
The study deals with one of the important areas of the emergence and formation of Russian icon painting. Addresses the issue of patterns, according to which to write icons of Russian saints. Notes that the source of the information of contemporaries, alternatively, the images arising during the life of the saints and also their posthumous miraculous revelation. In the 18th century with the model for the icons they become portraits of the spiritual.