Raised from the humble position of a sheep farmer to the episcopal throne of Tremithus, Saint Spyridon was renowned for both his simplicity and his miraculous deeds,. He played a key role in the defense and delineation of the Orthodox Christian faith at the Council of Nicea. This patron of Cyprus is depicted in episcopal vestments but wearing a humble cap woven of wicker.
This icon is painted on 1/4-inch non-tempered artist's hardboard measuring 16" x 20". The artist used matte fluid acrylics which replicate classic egg tempera. The background is gold leaf. Shipping and handling $36.00. Created in the year 1982 by Brother Simeon Davis, the painting includes the artist's "signature" in tiny letters: "By the hand of Simeon 1982" as is traditional in iconography.
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