Objects
Lid and side face of the shrine with a carved composition with St Savvatiy of Solovki with hagiographical scenes. Craftsmen of Novgorod. 1566
Lid and side face of the shrine with a carved composition with St Savvatiy of Solovki with hagiographical scenes. Craftsmen of Novgorod. 1566
Object type
Lid and side face of the shrine with a carved composition with St Savvatiy of Solovki with hagiographical scenes
Place of origin
Russia, the Solovetsky Islands (Solovki)
Date
Organization
Workshops of the Solovetsky Monastery
Author
Craftsmen of Novgorod
Materials
Wood (cypress, lime tree), canvas, gesso ground
Technique
Carving, embossing, tempera, gilding
Dimensions
Size of the lid: 190,0 х77,5 х 5,5 cm; size of the side face: 191,0 х 75,5 х 13,0 cm
Publications
Sokolova I. Russian wooden sculpture of the 15th–18th centuries. Scientific catalogue. Moscow, 2003
Faith and Power. The Age of Ivan the Terrible. Moscow, 2007
Museum number
Ск-85/1-2