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submitted by George Poulos on 07.05.2004

Icon of Aghios Ioannis Prodromos (St. John Prodrome).

Icon of Aghios Ioannis Prodromos (St. John Prodrome).
Copyright (0000) Hellenic Ministry Of Culture

Icon of Aghios Ioannis Prodromos (St. John Prodrome). Portable icon depicting the protome of the Saint, painted by a skillful artist, influenced by the tradition of the famous Emmanuel Lombardos. Dated to the beginning of the 17th century.

From the collection housed in the Post-Byzantine church of the Ascension at Livadi, which was ceded by the Diocese of Kythera.

From Hellenic Ministry of Art site:

http://www.culture.gr/2/21/212/21201m/e212am01.html

[See entry under Culture - Religion, for collective entry.]

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