Russian Icons

The purpose of this webpage is to show icons in their original settings inside of Russian homes, churches and monasteries. I have also included images of several icons with artistic and historical significance in Russian museums.


Maxim Gorky's home ................ Church of the Assumption ....Blood of the Saviour Church



Monastery of Belogorsky .......Russia State Museum ......Nizhny Novgorod Museum icons




Tretyakov Museum ...... Cathedral in Moscow .....


Webpage constructed 25 October 2006 based upon fieldwork supported by a Fulbright Travel Grant during summer of 2006.

Updated 26 July 2007.