Healer of emotional disorders and mental illness, Saint Dymphna built a hospice for the sick and desolate before becoming a martyr at the hands of her own father. The St. Dymphna Original Icon stands 14" tall and will be bring a comforting presence to any room. This original icon was hand painted by classical iconographer, Brother Simeon Davis who has been creating religious icon art for over 40 years. This original work of art is a one of a kind piece and would be a welcome addition to a private collection or gifted to a religious affiliated hospital, care center or hospice. This icon is painted on 1/4-inch non-tempered artist's hardboard measuring 11" x 14". Brother Simeon Davis replaced classic egg tempera with matte fluid acrylics replicating the same look. The background is gold leaf. The icon has a protective artist's grade acrylic varnish. Created in the year 2015.
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.