Holy Protection Of The Mother Of God

From €92,00

Silk Screen Technique with Recessed Gold Leaf Background


This icon is made of wood and the background is handcrafted with Gold Leaves. The theme is reproduced directly on the canvas, using high end equipment, according to Silk Screen Technique. It is delivered properly and securely packaged. If this is a Special Gift, you can optionally upgrade to a Luxury Icon Case by selecting Premium Gift Wrap at the Cart page. Every icon is crafted after your order and you will receive the courier tracking number once it is ready to ship.

The story behind this Icon

An authentic Mount Athos theme by the holy fathers of Saint Gregory (Grigoriou) Monastery. This icon is an exact replica of the original artwork, with respect to the Byzantine tradition & style.

Crafting & Delivery

Preparation period of this artwork is 4-9 days.

We deliver worldwide with FedEx & DHL Express.

Customer Reviews

Based on 5 reviews
David Burnette
"Protection of the Holy Virigin"

"Protection of the Holy Virgin" and "The Harrowing of Hades" are two sublime Holy Icons which hang side by side in my icon corner in the places for The Mother of God and Christ the Pantocrator. I purchased both from Agiografia and they are gorgeous.

I have purchased icons from Agiografia bef...

I have purchased icons from Agiografia before this icon and I will again in the future. The cost is always reasonable, the icons are magnificent, and the company is wonderful to deal with. I have recommended them to others and I cannot recommend them highly enough to anyone looking for quality.

Absolutely gorgeous icon. Shipping was exp...

Absolutely gorgeous icon. Shipping was expedient, packaging thorough, and Alex even added in an extra icon magnet and gift wrap at no extra cost. Will definitely be a returning customer!

Richard Smith
Great icon

Very happy with my icon. Thank you.

Joseph Cheve
I can't say enough good things about the q...

I can't say enough good things about the quality of the Icons from Agiografia. Alex has been wonderful to work with, and as a returning customer, I highly recommend the shop. Consistently great quality Icons and prompt shipping.

Silk Screen Icons

Find below the procedure of crafting our Silk Screen Icons on Natural Recessed Wood and a Gold Leaf background.

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Silk Screen Technique

These icons are reproduced according to the Traditional Silk Screen Technique.

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Gold Leaf on Natural Wood

Once the natural wood panel is cut to the desired dimensions, our crafters carefully apply the Gold Leaves into the prepared surface.

A mounting point and a stand are placed at the back of the icon, along with the Certificate of Authenticity and Quality. Each of our icons bears the studio's unique title and logo.

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Theme application & final details

Once the gold leaves are applied, the Silk Screen technique is implemented. The theme is directly applied on the prepared surface and our crafters finish the artwork by painting a delicate red border.

The icon goes through quality inspection and then is placed into a case. Finally it is carefully wrapped into our Protection Packaging and is ready to ship! The whole crafting and preparation procedure takes about 4-9 business days from the moment you place your order.

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Luxury Case & Express Delivery (optional)

We deliver our icons Worldwide. Optionally you can upgrade your shipping to Express for a faster delivery (DHL and FedEx Express). Also at the Cart page you can select Premium Gift Wrapping and upgrade to a Luxury Icon Case.

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