14) Punishment of the Rostov Boiar Averkii

This depicts the torture and punishment of Averkii by Moscovites. Above are shown the worried people of Rostov witnessing the tragedy.

This illustration comes from Zhitie Sergiia [Life of Sergei], pg 54, originally housed in the Troitskii Monastery, but moved to the Russian State Library, Moscow. Size of original is 11.8 by 11.8 cm.




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