Painted and Carved Images on the Iconostasis

  Painted and Carved Images on the Iconostasis

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales / Artist

Left hand half of the Iconostasis.

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about 1990

Carved wooden scenes and decoration, with inset painted panels of saints and icons. The Last Supper is imaged above the doors. Main icons from left to right: St George, St Michael, St Nicholas and the Virgin and Child, Christ, Angel with head of John the Baptist, Raphael and St Demetrius.


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Church of St Nicholas, Cardiff
entrance to the chancel





 

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Further reading

Andreas Andreopoulos, 'Icons and the Bible: St Nicholas's Orthodox Church, Cardiff' in Biblical Art from Wales (Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2010), pp. 266-9.




Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales / Artist


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