The Return of Orthodoxy by Stanislav Semenovich Molodykh
STANISLAV SEMENOVICH MOLODYKH
The Return of Orthodoxy (1992)
While the background of the painting depicts funeral rites, symbolically showing the passing of the Communist era, the foreground shows the baptism of a young, healthy boy, symbolically referring to the return to Orthodoxy in Russia.
Oil on Canvas
45 1/2 x 40 1/2 in