A RARE ICON WITH THE CRUCIFIXION SURROUNDED WITH SCENES, PALEKH, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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Centred with the Crucifixion, surrounded by the following scenes (from left to right and from top to bottom): 1. Daniel in the Lion Cave. 2. Martyrdom of Disciple Philip 3. New Testament Trinity 4. Martyrdom of Disciple Bartholomew 5. Translation o the Relics of Saint Nicholas 6. Martyr Antipas being burned in a gold bull 7. Bishops Spiridon and Tichon 8. not identified yet 9. Monks Nil and Pimen 10. Baptism of the Russian people in the Dniepr 11. Monk Antoni Rimski 12. Prince Aleksandr Nevski 13. not identified yet 14. Soldiers Prokopy Mercury and John 15. Female Martyrs Thekla and Theodosia 16. not identified yet