The appearance of the Mother of God of St. Sergius of Radonezh

Fine condition antique Russian icon on wooden board, tempera and gold, 19th century

Size: 14,5 x 11,5 x 2 cm

The appearance of the Mother of God at the cell of Saint Sergius, at the present place of the Serapionov chamber, was on one of the Fridays of the Nativity Fast in the year 1385.

Sergius was the first Russian saint to be honored with an appearance of the Mother of God and the apostles Peter and John.

Appearance of the Virgin to St Sergius
St. Sergius
Appearance of the Virgin