The Transfiguration on Mount Tabor, Moscow, Last quarter of the 19th century

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The Saviour standing transfigured on Mount Tabor, his garments of shining white, flanked by the Old Testament prophets Elijah and Moses having been granted the vision of theophany, below on the mountain slope the apostles Peter, James and John kneeling in front of the divine light, held in a gilt-metal and enamel frame decorated with foliate forms in Old Russian style and applied with colourful enamel roundels, the border of the painting decorated with enamel motifs and pilasters

image size: 59.3 by 57.5cm, 23 3/8 by 22 5/8 in.; with gilt-metal frame: 71.2 by 41cm, 27 5/8 by 16 1/8 in.