paintings and icons
Paintings made of the stuff of earth,
offering ourselves and our beautiful world up to Heaven.
Icons offering windows into Heaven through which Earth-bound eyes may glimpse our eternal destiny
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St John Chrysostom
Traditional icon after a 15th century original in the Royal Doors (left leaf) from Tver, now in the Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow.
Commissioned by Fr Louis Fergus OP for the Church of St John Chrysostom in Oracabessa, Jamaica.
Wood, gesso, gold leaf, egg tempera
100 x 30 cm
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