Date: XV century. 1497
Iconographic school/art center: The Rostov icon-painting school
Origin: The icon was formerly part of a festival row in the Cathederal of the Dormition in the St.Cyril – Belozersky monastery.
Material: Wood, levkas, tempera
Dimensions: height 84 cm, width 66 cm
A scene of Jesus Christ’s entombment is depicted against a rocky background. The coffin with Jesus Christ is surrounded by the Holy Virgin, John the Baptist, Christ’s secret disciples St. Joseph of Arimathea and St. Nicodemus, and the myrrh-bearers.
Inv. № 185. © The Andrey Rublyov Museum of Medieval Russian Culture and Art
Музей древнерусского искусства имени Андрея Рублева. А.А.Салтыков. Ленинград.1989. Каталог. 41