This icon plaque, Between Two Thieves by Ioannis Moskos, comes from the Cloister Collection, Catholic to the Max's exclusive line of wood slab icons.
The image shows Our Lord, dead upon the cross with his side pierced. The two thieves beside him have already had their legs broken and are being taken down. The skies are dark, except for the burning light surrounding our Lord; the sun and moon can be seen above the two thieves. On Our Lord's right, an angel is about to crown Dismas, the good thief, with a wreath of flowers.
Step into the past and experience ancient beauty with Cloister Collection icons. Fashioned in Steubenville, Ohio by a dedicated team of Catholic woodworkers and graphic restoration artists, these large, weighty icons have a medieval, weathered look produced through a complex process of machining and digital printing. Feed your soul and others' with these rich depictions from the history of the Catholic Church.
The 8"x10" image size is 9" wide by 11" tall and 1-1/2" deep including the plaque and is 1.64lbs.
The 12"x16" image size is 13" wide by 17" tall and 1-1/2" deep including the plaque and is est. 2.53lbs.
The icon is heavy and feels rich with authenticity and character; it can propped up, laid on an altar, or wall-hung from the sturdy d-ring on back.
( HWP-4138 )