A fine art, giclée print professionally set in a Crescent Select off white/textured (100% virgin alpha-cellulose surface, acid-free and lignin-free) double mat behind Tru Vue Premium Clear glass in a contemporary gold scoop hardwood frame with a subtle green accent and gold beaded edge. Hanging hardware, protective bumpers, and artist narrative on back.
The Old Testament prophets, and mystics ever since, have searched for ways to describe God’s love for humankind. They have compared God to father, mother, bridegroom, lover. Bridegroom was how many mystics thought of Christ in the high Middle Ages. This icon depicts Christ as the royal bridegroom, together with St. John the Evangelist, an intimate friend.