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Prophet Elijah

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  • Title: Prophet Elijah
  • Origin: Russia Old Religious Antique Icon
  • Date/Period: 19th century
  • Material: tempera on wooden
  • Size: 26 x 21 cm
  • Provenance: Elijah also known as Elias and Saint Elias was a prophet in Israel in the 9th century BCE. He appears in the Hebrew Bible, Talmud, Mishnah, Christian Bible, and the Qur'an. According to the Books of Kings, Elijah raised the dead, brought fire down from the sky, and ascended into heaven on a Chariot. In the New Testament, both Jesus and John the Baptist are on some occasions thought to be Elijah. He is also one of two Old Testament figures (along with Moses) who appears and converses with Jesus during the Transfiguration. According to tradition, the prophet Elijah lived in a cave on Mt. Carmel in the 9th century and hid there when fleeing the wrath of King Ahab and his wife, Jezebel. Elijah was important to the Russian peasantry because he was believed to control storms & lightning. Condition: authentic icon in original condition. Provenance: private collection Germany.



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    Est. $1,000 - $1,200Starting Price $550
    15th-20th Century Religious Paintings & Icons
    Tue, Aug 10, 2021 12:00 PM EDT
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    Lot 0005 Details

    Description
    ...
  • Title: Prophet Elijah
  • Origin: Russia Old Religious Antique Icon
  • Date/Period: 19th century
  • Material: tempera on wooden
  • Size: 26 x 21 cm
  • Provenance: Elijah also known as Elias and Saint Elias was a prophet in Israel in the 9th century BCE. He appears in the Hebrew Bible, Talmud, Mishnah, Christian Bible, and the Qur'an. According to the Books of Kings, Elijah raised the dead, brought fire down from the sky, and ascended into heaven on a Chariot. In the New Testament, both Jesus and John the Baptist are on some occasions thought to be Elijah. He is also one of two Old Testament figures (along with Moses) who appears and converses with Jesus during the Transfiguration. According to tradition, the prophet Elijah lived in a cave on Mt. Carmel in the 9th century and hid there when fleeing the wrath of King Ahab and his wife, Jezebel. Elijah was important to the Russian peasantry because he was believed to control storms & lightning. Condition: authentic icon in original condition. Provenance: private collection Germany.



    Reserve: $850.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $55.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from the Netherlands

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
    ...
    Good condition with wear, losses and damages. The authenticity of every icon is guaranteed.

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