A GREEK ICON OF SAINT JOHN THE THEOLOGIAN, POSSIBLY IONIAN ISLANDS, CIRCA 1700

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The apostle St John shown full length against a gilt ground with finely tooled halo and border, facing towards his right he wears a green himation over an ochre coloured chiton, both hands raised in a gesture of grief, flanked by inscriptions in Greek: Saint John The Theologian, within a carved gilt crowned scrolling frame