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Byzantine Style Icon

"Enthroned Madonna and Child" (see related A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q), 1250 National Gallery of Art , Washington, DC, USA

Based on the Hodegetria types of Orthodocs Christian styles, Hodos in Greek implies "way", to denote a way to salvation. Such icons were mostly held at the Hodegon Museum in Constantinople.
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