Lithograph of Saint Isaac the Syrian in grooved wood, gilded with ormolu and painted in red - bordeaux color with matte varnish.
Dimensions: 20 x 26 cm.
Saint Isaac, had a Syrian origin; together with his brother in a young age left their ordinary way of living to follow a ascetic life. He has recorded the experiences of his ascetic life in a book. For a while he took over Nineveh's diocese. Saint Isaac celebrates on September 28th.