Icon with the Virgin Mary of Mount Athos. Gilded - gold ornamented and gloss varnish on a hard MDF.
Dimensions: 20 x 30 cm.
The Lady Theotokos was first revealed at Athos, to Saint Peter (655-681) and after four to five centuries, to the abbot of the Great Lavra, Nikolaos. On both hermits, Theotokos promised to look after and protect the monks, and help them avoiding temptations, dangers and distress. Μore about Virgin Mary of Mount Athos.