The Theotokos of Vladimir, also known as Our Lady of Vladimir, the Virgin of Vladimir or Vladinirskaya, is one of the most venerated Orthodox icons. The Theotokos (Mary) is regarded as the holy protectress of Russia, and the icon is displayed in the Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow. Her feast day is June 3.This icon was crafted in Sofrino, a town not far from Moscow. There is a small factory there with a lot of artists whose work received the full blessings of The Partiach of the Whole Russia Alexii. It works officially for the Russian Orthodox Church since 1980. This factory recreates the art destiny of Russia accumulated throughout more that a thousand years.The size of this icon is 8.75 x 7.25 inches ( 22 x 18.5 cm).