St Irenaeus

Painted in the style of the Russian iconographer Archimandrite Zenon, using the traditional icon technique of egg tempera on a linen covered, gessoed birch plywood board.

Pigments include the semi-precious stones azurite and lapis lazuli, and natural earths such as the ochres, umbers and siennas.

31cm x 24cm, egg tempera on birch plywood board.