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:"The collection of the museum was arranged from the acquisitions of the expeditions to different regions of Central and Northern Russia. Among the icons found during the expeditions there are some works of outstanding quality, which immediately became the objects of numerous studies and publications. The group of artists who specialized on copying the old frescoes made an important contribution to the museum collection. Thanks to donations and presents, nowadays the museum possesses the large collection of the 14th 19th centuries icons from Moscow, Tver and Northern schools, as well as fragments of monumental painting, early Russian wooden sculptures and copies of old frescoes." -[http://www.moscow-hotels.com/eng/guide/museums/musrublev.html ''The Central Museum of Early Russian Art named after Andrei Rublev'']
 
:"The collection of the museum was arranged from the acquisitions of the expeditions to different regions of Central and Northern Russia. Among the icons found during the expeditions there are some works of outstanding quality, which immediately became the objects of numerous studies and publications. The group of artists who specialized on copying the old frescoes made an important contribution to the museum collection. Thanks to donations and presents, nowadays the museum possesses the large collection of the 14th 19th centuries icons from Moscow, Tver and Northern schools, as well as fragments of monumental painting, early Russian wooden sculptures and copies of old frescoes." -[http://www.moscow-hotels.com/eng/guide/museums/musrublev.html ''The Central Museum of Early Russian Art named after Andrei Rublev'']
 
:*[http://www.artmag.com/museums/a_russie/arumoro1.html About the Andrei Rubliov Museum]
 
:*[http://www.artmag.com/museums/a_russie/arumoro1.html About the Andrei Rubliov Museum]
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*[http://www.museumofrussianicons.org/  Museum of Russian Icons  (Clinton, Massachusetts)]
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:The [[Museum of Russian Icons]] houses an extensive collection of Russian icons  created by the collector Gordon Lankton. The icon collection comprises over 340 icons from the thirteenth century to the present and covers almost the entire range of Russian icon images, symbols, and forms. It is one of the largest private collections outside of Russia and the largest in North America.
  
 
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*[http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/icons_sinai/ Holy Image, Hallowed Ground: Icons from Sinai] at the J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles); November 14, 2006 - March 4, 2007
 
*[http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/arts/art_gallery/current/russian/ The Holy Art of Imperial Russia] at the Hearst Art Gallery, Saint Mary's College (Moraga, California); November 6 - December 12, 2004
 
*[http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/arts/art_gallery/current/russian/ The Holy Art of Imperial Russia] at the Hearst Art Gallery, Saint Mary's College (Moraga, California); November 6 - December 12, 2004
 
*[http://www.metmuseum.org/special/Byzantium/byzantium_splash.htm Byzantium: Faith and Power 1261-1557] at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York); March 23 - July 4, 2004
 
*[http://www.metmuseum.org/special/Byzantium/byzantium_splash.htm Byzantium: Faith and Power 1261-1557] at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York); March 23 - July 4, 2004

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"The Antiochian Heritage Museum (AHM) permanent collection is designed to take visitors on an enlightenment journey through the Middle Eastern ancestry of the Antiochian Orthodox Church, which is rooted in Paul’s missionary journeys from Antioch, Syria to European sites."
"The Orthodox Church Museum acquires, conserves, researches, communicates and exhibits, for purposes of study, education and enjoyment, material evidence and cultural heritage of the history of the Finnish Orthodox Church. The museum is supervised by the administration of the Orthodox Church in Finland."
  • Andrei Rublev Museum (Moscow, Russia)
"The collection of the museum was arranged from the acquisitions of the expeditions to different regions of Central and Northern Russia. Among the icons found during the expeditions there are some works of outstanding quality, which immediately became the objects of numerous studies and publications. The group of artists who specialized on copying the old frescoes made an important contribution to the museum collection. Thanks to donations and presents, nowadays the museum possesses the large collection of the 14th 19th centuries icons from Moscow, Tver and Northern schools, as well as fragments of monumental painting, early Russian wooden sculptures and copies of old frescoes." -The Central Museum of Early Russian Art named after Andrei Rublev
The Museum of Russian Icons houses an extensive collection of Russian icons created by the collector Gordon Lankton. The icon collection comprises over 340 icons from the thirteenth century to the present and covers almost the entire range of Russian icon images, symbols, and forms. It is one of the largest private collections outside of Russia and the largest in North America.

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