About the artwork
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Art form: Painting
Subject and objects: Religious scene
Technique: Acrylic
Materials: Hardboard

Description of the artwork «Dionysius»

Dionysius, as you know, was a Byzantine, a painter. He came to Russia and made stained glass windows in various churches, especially in St. Petersburg, and painted this Madonna. He is kind of insignificant compared to her, he imagined himself as a monk, that's why his head is small, and the Madonna is significant, she is the protagonist. If he works indoors all the time, how did he get fat? That's what he looks like.