Tag Archives: icon


Fra Angelico – Christ crowned with thorns


Virgo vírginum praeclára,

mihi iam non sis amára,

fac me tecum plángere.


Frederic Leighton

Head of an Italian Model, 1855


Symbols of the four evangelists, Book of Kells

800 A.D

Francisco Romero Zafra


If you are what you should be,

you will set the whole world ablaze!

– St. Catherine of Sienna -


St. Agnes
Sanctuary of Salvátor,  the burial site of the Přemysl Family, St. Agnes’s Convent.

Ignatius von Antiochien

Jesus Christ Pantocrator 1260-1270 gg.
The icon of the Serbian monastery on Mount Athos

Mid 17th-century, egg-tempera on wood icon (47 x 32.8cm), at Iviron Monastery, Mt. Athos

Egg-tempera on wood (88 x 52cm), dating c.1300, school of Manuel Panselinos, now at Vatopedi Monastery, Mt. Athos


Late 12th-century portable mosaic icon (136 x 73cm) from Xenophontos Monastery, Mt. Athos

Demetrius of Thessalonica

the Great martyr Demetrius of Thessalonica

Pantocrator  - 6th or 7th cent - encaustic on panel - (Saint Catherine’s Monastery, Mount Sinai)

pantocrator - 12. cent.


Miles Aldridge-2010