St. John the Baptist icon hand painted, Byzantine icon, religious icon, orthodox gift
Prophet and Forerunner John the Baptist is also referred to as John the Forerunner, orthodox icon, religious icon, St. John the Forerunner, custom art,
icon hand painted created by Bulgarian artist Georgi Chimev.
PLEASE NOTE THIS LISTING IS MADE TO ORDER!
MINOR DIFFERENCES ARE POSSIBLE BUT YOU WILL BE PROVIDED PICTURES OF THE ACTUAL ICON YOU ARE RECEIVING.
egg tempera, wood, gold leaf. varnished finish for long-lasting protection.
20cm x 30cm approximately 7,87 x11.8 inches.
The icon will be painted on a dry wood panel with raised borders (kovcheg), reinforced with wood bars.
The painting technique is called egg tempera.
For the halo, and the background icon will be used gold leaves.
Halo will be filled with decorative elements.
The icon will be varnished with a couple of layers to assure a long-lasting image and to make it easy and safe to clean it from dust. The back will be varnished with a darker tone semi-transparent varnish for a nice finish.
Additional Information :
Custom requests and orders are welcome! Please message us for details on the size and image!
Please note that this is a hand-painted copy of an original icon. Originals are in museums and churches in Bulgaria, Russia, Greece, and other countries.
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Shipping from Bulgaria
Estimated shipping times
- North America : 3 - 4 weeks
- Europe : 1 - 2 weeks
- Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 3 - 4 weeks
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Customs and import taxes
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Returns & Exchanges
I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 21 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
- Custom or personalized orders
- Items on sale
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Caring for your Icons
We make sure and guarantee you a high quality, lifetime traditional icon. But you do need to care for them too. You will not need to clean their surface with liquid cleansers or abrasive objects. A clean lint free cloth to wipe off the dust over time is the only thing required. Please keep icons away from direct sunlight.
Gift wrapping and packaging
The shop is not offering this service.
Items are very thoroughly and carefully packed (mainly in recycled and re-purposed packaging materials) Our priority is the safety on icons at transportation.
The icons can also be gift -
If you have message, please contact us and we will gladly write your message on back on the icon!
Custom and personalized orders
Custom orders are gladly accepted.
Depending on the size of the icon it generally might take a from 15 days to a 2,3 or more month (depends on the size and picture on the icon) for the order to be completed.
Contact us with your request. after we clarify details, We will upload a custom listing with it and all the details concerning materials, measures, execution times, shipment, and price .
After purchase we will proceed on making the icon .