A MONUMENTAL ICON SHOWING THE PROPHET ELIJAH, HIS LIFE IN THE DESERT AND HIS FIERY ASCENT TO HEAVEN Russian, circa 1900 Tempera on wood panel. The borders ornately incised and painted in faux enameling. Minor losses. 71 x 57.4 cm. MONUMENTAL ICON WITH THE PROPHET ELIAS, HIS LIFE IN THE DESERT AND HIS PURIOUS RISE Russia, circa 1900 Composite of three boards with two reverse sponki. Egg tempera on chalk ground over canvas, background and border gilded and ornamentally engraved. 71 x 57,4 cm. Minor losses of substance.