St. Paul: Oldest image discovered

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It is the oldest icon” says L’Osservatore Romano

(However, it seems no one has yet been able to take a photo of it. As soon as one makes it to the Internet, I will post it.)

Icon of St. Paul by Andrei Rublev late 14th early 15th century

Icon of St. Paul by Russian iconographer Andrei Rublev late 14th early 15th century (not the one discovered in Rome)

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  1. wow, really interesting. They may never open it to the public, due to the rapid degradation. However, somebody shouuuld be able to take a picture. Great find!


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