Stepan Fedorovich Kolesnikov
- Stepan Fedorovich Kolesnikov
- Maundy Thursday
- signed S. Kolesnikoff (lower right); stamped with artist's name in Cyrillic and bears title in Cyrillic with inscription S. Kolesnikoff Belgrade 1933 (on the reverse)
- oil on board
- 15 by 18 1/4 in.
- 38 by 46.5 cm
Private Collection, United States
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This work is titled Chistyie Chetverg in Russian, translating to Maundy Thursday, Holy Thursday or Thursday of Mysteries in English. A Christian holy day, it falls on the Thursday before Easter and commemorates the Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles.