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Icon of St John the Baptist by Andrei Rublev.  Andrei Rublev (1370-1430) is considered to be the greatest medieval Russian painter of Orthodox icons and frescoes.In Rublev's art, two traditions are combined: the highest asceticism and the classic harmony of Byzantine mannerism. The characters of his paintings are always peaceful and calm. After some time his art came to be perceived as the ideal of Church painting and of Orthodox iconography.

Icon of St John the Baptist by Andrei Rublev. Andrei Rublev is considered by many to be the greatest medieval Russian painter of Orthodox icons and frescoes.

St Andrei Rublyov. St John the Baptist first quarter of the 15th c

St Andrei Rublyov. St John the Baptist first quarter of the 15th c

John the Baptist, son of Elizabeth, cousin of Jesus. “The voice of him that crieth in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the LORD, make straight in the desert a highway for our God.”  Isaiah 40:3 ~ Prepare your mind to comprehend the truth of all times and attempt to follow His perfect ways ~ ~ He's coming soon (then and now).

John the Baptist, son of Elizabeth, cousin of Jesus. “The voice of him that crieth in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the LORD, make straight in the desert a highway for our God.” Isaiah 40:3 ~ Prepare your mind to comprehend the truth of all times and attempt to follow His perfect ways ~ ~ He's coming soon (then and now).

Madonna and Child Fresco in Lombardy, Italy

Original pinner wrote "Madonna and Child Fresco in Lombardy, Italy" I wish I could remember the artist! I like Miriam's clothes, they are so much simpler than usual.

Βυζαντινή Αγιογραφία - Τοιχογραφία δια χειρός Βασίλειου και Περικλή Συρίμη  Keresztelő Szent János

Βυζαντινή Αγιογραφία - Τοιχογραφία δια χειρός Βασίλειου και Περικλή Συρίμη Keresztelő Szent János

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http://vrc.princeton.edu/sinai/files/original/6273/3813.jpg

Why does John the Baptist have wings in Orthodox icons?

Why does John the Baptist have wings in Orthodox icons?

This icon has been used in a few of my classes. It's haunting how piercing Jesus' eyes are.

Christ as Saviour, 1410 Andrei Rublev, born and died around 1430 was a great medieval Russian painter of Orhtodox icons and frescoes.

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