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Jan 21, 2021 · Under year 1204 it says that Luke painted the icon of Hodegetria, and under 1395 – that the image of the Vladimir Mother of God was painted by his hand. Depicting St Luke the Apostle as an Icon Painter Images of St Luke, as well as other evangelists, have been spread for a long time.
Oct 18, 2017 · Philip Kosloski - published on 10/18/17 - updated on 08/07/23 Various traditions claim the Gospel writer drew one or more icon portraits of the Virgin Mary from life. According to tradition St....
Luke the Evangelist painting the first icon of the Virgin Mary. Christian tradition, starting from the 8th century, states that Luke was the first icon painter. He is said to have painted pictures of the Virgin Mary and Child, in particular the Hodegetria image in Constantinople (now lost).
- 18 October
- Padua, Italy
- Gospel of Luke, Acts of the Apostles
Saint Luke painting the Virgin (German and Dutch: Lukas-Madonna) is a devotional subject in art showing Luke the Evangelist painting the Virgin Mary with the Child Jesus.
Oct 18, 2019 · Fr. Michael Cummins St. Luke is known as a fellow worker with St. Paul, an evangelist (the author of the Gospel that bears his name and the Acts of the Apostles) and a physician. For iconographers, St. Luke is revered as the first (according to tradition) to write an icon of the Blessed Mother.