The captivating colors and unique large size makes this icon a special find. The vibrant red of the saint's robe is a striking contrast to the soft green background. This icon is painted on boards, traditional for the style and era while the large size is unusual. For those who appreciate religeous art, the painting in and of itself is beautifully executed; because it served as an icon, there is added history and richness of the piece. This hand-painted antique icon is solid and ready to be displayed.