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Icon of the Theotokos “Portaitissa” (Russian, 15th c.)

Icon of the Theotokos “Portaitissa” (Russian, 15th c.)

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The icon Panagia Portaitissa ("She who resides by the door" or "Keeper of the gate")  is a wonder-working icon of the Theotokos (Mary, Mother of Jesus) that was, according to traditions, painted by the Apostle and Evangelist Saint Luke.


This icon is considered to be the most famous and most revered miraculous icon icon of the Theotokos on the Holy Mountain. 


This icon was reproduced in a small monastery of the Eastern Orthodox Church in the beautiful southwest of Wisconsin USA. It is believe to be the largest selection of historical icons produced and distributed anywhere in the world. 


Icon size:  12 x 15 cm