Uralskaya Ikona: zhivopisnaya, reziaya i litaya ikona XVIII - nachala XX v. (The Urals Icon: Painted, Carved and Cast Icons of the 18th - early 20th Centuries)

Ekaterinburg: Izd. Uralskogo Universiteta, 1998. Hardcover. Navy blue cloth with gold lettering; navy dj with icon image and white lettering; 351 pp. with 130 pp. of color plates, followed by numerous bw images. NF but with museum ex-lib. book plate inside front cover. Item #140013

Main text in Russian. With a half-page summary, image labels and contents page in English. Stunning color plates followed by a catalogue of the 635 total icons. Included are a dictionary, map of locations and dates, glossary of abbreviations, lists of literature, bibliography and more. This volume was published to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Ural town of Verkhoturye. The icons represented are from local museums, churches and private collections. The illustrated dictionary with information on 985 Ural masters of religious painting is the first of its kind.

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