TITLE

PRESENTATION OF ICON MOTIFS: Simeon with the Child Jesus

AUTHOR(S)
Nes, Solrunn
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Mystical Language of Icons;2009, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "The Mystical Language of Icons" is presented which focuses on a Russian variant of the icon motif "Simeon with the Child Jesus," a homage to Simeon who was the first to acknowledge Jesus as the Messiah the Jews had been waiting for.
ACCESSION #
51917206

 

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