Ascension of Christ, Vologda, 16th century

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Depicting angels ascending and bearing a mandorla, irradiated with light and encompassing the Risen Saviour, his garments decorated with golden assist, below, in an unusual asymetrical arrangement, angels indicating Christ's Ascension to the apostles, at the center of the panel an unusually diminutive figure of the Mother of God
60 by 46cm, 23 5/8 by 18 1/8 in.