Icon of the Transfiguration - Theophanes the Greek, 1340 – c. 1410 was a Byzantine Greek artist and one of the greatest icon painters, or iconographers, of Muscovite Russia, and was noted as the teacher and mentor of the great Andrei Rublev. State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
A Large Antique Russian Icon Depicting the Transfiguration of Jesus Christ
The Feast of the Transfiguration of Jesus is August 6. The account of Jesus’ transfiguration is found in Matthew 17:1-9; Mark 9:2-10; and Luke 9:28-36 ~ Icon of the Transfiguration of Jesus. “Today doth the whole of human nature glitter in the divine Transfiguration, in a divine manner, shouting with joy, Christ is transfigured, Savior of all.” (Divine Prayers and Services, 569)