SOLD As the patron saint of brewers, printers, theologians, sore eyes and a number of others, St. Augustine will inspire anyone who is engaged in a difficult struggle. As such the St. Augustine of Hippo Original Icon 14" tall would make a particularly special gift to any devout person that has overcome a challenge or continues to battle with a vice or habit. This original icon was hand painted by world renowned classical iconographer, Brother Simeon Davis in 1993 using matte fluid acrylics which replicate classic egg tempera. The background is painted yellow-gold. The icon has a protective artist's grade acrylic varnish and is painted on 1/4-inch non-tempered artist's hardboard measuring 11" x 14". Purchase or transfer of ownership of this icon does not convey any rights in the work itself. Oak frame not included. Shipping and handling for this icon is $40.00.