65) Plowing in Front of the Sergiev Monastery

Domestic scene. Farmers in field, two farmers conversing (with wife hanging on), and (inside the monastery) Saint Sergei preaching.

This illustration comes from Zhitie Sergiia [Life of Sergei], pg 152ob, originally housed in the Troitskii Monastery, but moved to the Russian State Library, Moscow. Size of original is 12 by 11.7 cm.




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