Lithograph with Saint Nikon in grooved wood, gilded with ormolu and painted in red - bordeaux color with matte varnish.
Dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.
Saint Nikon was descended from the Pontus. Although in very young age, he lived a monastic life and travelled across the whole East as an envoy of his Monastery preaching the Gospel. Then, Saint Nikon went to Crete where he taught for 20 years. From there he went to the Peloponnese, where he died in the year 998 AD. Saint Nikon celebrates on November 26th.