St Cuthbert – commissioned icon of the great wonderworker from Lindisfarne (the Holy Isle of Northumbria), whose relics are preserved in the Cathedral in Durham. The person who commissioned the work wanted to focus on the facial expression of the holy hermit praying alone in the sea, at night-time.
Hand-painted icon on natural wood, traditionally double reinforced on the back for longer life.
Dimensions: 21 cm x 29 cm.
Cost: 360 UK pounds, plus shipping costs.
Commission going to Fort Collins, CO, USA.