The Museum of the Icons on Glass - Sibiel, Romania 'The actual painting of the icons followed a procedure which is most accurately rendered by the German word Hinterglasmalerei, i.e. the icon is painted under the glass rather than on it. ... , while the side that will be exposed to the eye of the viewer acts as a protective layer for the painting. This procedure requires that the design be applied in reverse so that when viewed from the other side it will appear in its correct contours.
Jesusknabe Hinterglasmalerei. 34 x 39 cm. R. Descrizione: Jesusknabe Hinterglasmalerei. 34 x 39 cm. R.