AN ICON SHOWING EPISODES FROM THE LIFE OF THE PROPHET ELIJAH IN THE DESERT AND HIS FIERY ASCENT TO HEAVEN WITH OKLAD Russian, Vetka, 19th century (icon), Russian, 2nd half 19th century (oklad) Tempera on wood panel. The haloes and border made of gold. Overlaid with a chased and embossed metal oklad. 31.5 x 27.7 cm. ICON WITH THE PROPHET ELIAS, HIS LIFE IN THE DESERT AND HIS PURIOUS RISE WITH OCCLAIM Russia, Vetka, 19th century (icon), Russia, 2nd half 19th century (oklad) Composite of two boards with two frontal sponki. Egg tempera on chalk ground, nimbs and rim gilded. Driven metal oklad. 31,5 x 27,7 cm.