The Chimeevo Virgin icon by the type of painting refers to the Kazan icons, which, in their turn, are refered to the Hodigitria (who shows the way - in Greek) type of Virgin icons with the blessing God - baby.
Image Description: The Wonder-working icon Chimeevo church, Kurgan region, Russia
Photographer: Boris Busygin
Posted on the site: 15 March, 2006
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