Results 1 364
303 Previous Next

St. Nicholas
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

St. Nicholas


Description Provenance Credit
Description St. Nicolas the Miracle-Worker, bishop of Myra (a city in Asia Minor), is flanked by Christ and the Virgin above (they are handing him a Gospel book and an omophorion, signs of his episcopal authority) and by two unidentified monastic saints below (perhaps Basil the Great and Sergius of Radonezh).
Provenance [Purchased in Russia]; George Way Williams, Detroit, Michigan, 1919-1920, by purchase; Mrs. J. Henry Dasenbrook, Baltimore, Maryland, ca. 1980, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1985, by gift.
Credit Gift of Mrs. J. Henry Dasenbrock, 1985

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
19th century (Modern)
Medium
cast bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2613
Measurements
H: 2 9/16 x W: 2 3/16 in. (6.5 x 5.5 cm)
Geographies
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: St. Nicholas
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: St. Nicholas