Lithograph of Saint Nikitas in grooved wood, gilded with ormolu and painted in red - bordeaux color with matte varnish.
Dimensions: 20 x 26 cm.
Saint Nikitas came from the nation of Goths. As a child was taught the holy faith of Christianity from Gothic Bishop Theophilos. By order of the ruler Athanarchou they captured Nikita, they broke his bones, and then threw him into the fire where he cruelly died. Saint Nikitas celebrates on September 15th.