Hand painted icon of Virgin Mary Axion Esti, made οn Mount Athos, on natural wood.
Dimensions: 18 x 22 cm.
This miraculous icon at the end of the first century was located in a cell near Karyes, Mount Athos, which today bears the same name "Axion Esti". At that time, the archangel Gabriel appeared miraculously in the cell and sang with the monk, presenting the previously unknown prelude "Axion esti...". Μore about Theotokos Axion Esti.