FOUR METROPOLITANS OF MOSCOW

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RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

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FOUR METROPOLITANS OF MOSCOW

RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY

From the left, portrayed are the Holy Metropolitans Peter (1308-1326), Aleksei (1354-1378), Jonah (1448-1461) and Philip I (1464-1473), all haloed and dressed in liturgical vestments, Christ appearing in heaven, blessing with both his hands, against a radiating background, the frame emulating contemporary enamelled oklads

4 3/8 x 3? in. (11.2 x 8.8 cm)