The Passions of Christ: Icons and Mural Paintings (18th19th Centuries). Bishopry of Veliko Tarnovo
Language: Bulgarian with an extended summary in English


Table of contents

Liturgical-representative tradition

“Washing of the Feet”

“The Last Supper”

“Judas Conspiring with the Higher-priests and Taking the Thirty Silver Coins as a Reward”

“Prayer in the Gethsemane garden”

“The Betrayal” or “Judas Kiss”

“Peter’s Denial”

“The Mocking of Christ”

“Christ interrogated by Herod Antipas”

“Flagellation of Christ”

“Ecce Homo”

“Pilate Washes His Hands”

“Judas Feels Remorse and Hangs Himself”

“Bearing of the Cross”

“Jesus is nailed to the Cross”

“Descend on the Cross”


“Joseph asks to take the Body of the Christ”

“Taking the Christ’s Body from the Cross”

“Lamentation of Christ”

Characteristics of Ordering

Arrangement of the Dramatic Events in the Icons from the 18th19th Centuries (Iconographic types, technical characteristics)

Classification According to Iconographic Types



Страстите Христови. Икони и стенописи XVIII-XIX век. Великотърновска митрополия

Publisher Faber
Language Bulgarian with a summary in English
Pages 360
Illustrations b/w and color figures
Binding hardback
ISBN 978-619-00-0670-1
Creation date 2017
Size 16 х 24 cm

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