04.06.2017 - “I am with you, and no one is on you” Leushinskaya icon of the Mother of God

“I am with you, and no one is on you” Leushinskaya icon of the Mother of God in Byzantine technique.

The size of the icon is 24х30 cm.

Background covered with gold leaf.

Written with egg tempera based on natural mineral pigments.

Аз есмь с вами, и никтоже на вы

The icon of the Mother of God “I am with you, and no one is on you” is not one of the well-known icons.

In some sources, Leushinskaya icon is called as the “Savior of Russia”.

The first image of the”I am with you, and no one is on you” Leushinskaya icon of the Mother of God was written in the Leushinsky Women’s Monastery near Saint-Petersburg by iconographers in 1860.