AN ICON SHOWING EPISODES FROM THE LIFE OF THE PROPHET ELIJAH IN THE DESERT Russian, late 18th century Tempera on wood panel with kovcheg. The background made of silver, covered by a golden lacquer. Areas od retouching. 35.4 x 30.7 cm. ICON WITH THE PROPHET ELIAS, HIS LIFE IN THE DESERT AND HIS PIERCIOUS DESTINY Russia, late 18th century Composite of three boards with two back sponki (lost). Kovcheg, egg tempera on chalk ground, silvered background glazed in gold. 35,4 x 30,7 cm. Min. retouchings.