Icon with the Virgin Eleousa (Virgin of Compassion).
14th c Byzantine Byzantine (Late) Mosaics
LATE BYZANTINE Anonymous
(active c. 1204 - c. 1453)
Lazurite; Malachite; Silver; Glass; Terracotta; Calcite; Stone; Gilded wood; Wax
Istanbul (Constantinople). Turkey.
New York. Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Miniature mosaic panel set in wax in a gilded wood frame.