« 2018. #2 (140)

The Ethnology Notebooks. 2018, 2 (140), 363—371.

UDK 7.041.2 / 7 : 75.053](477.83/.87)


 Received 11.01.2018



Triska Oksana, candidate of study of art,

Senior Researcher

of department of folk art

of Institute of Ethnology

of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Svobody Avenue 15, 79000, Lviv, Ukraine.

Contacts: e-mail:

Abstrakt. In the paper revival features of the ancient Hutsul-Pokuttia’s painting on the glass tradition is discussed. Creation of the se­cond half of the XIX century icon replicas attests Ukrainian artists conscious appeal to ethnic sources, which has given an integral basis not only for copying, but also for creative inte­rpretations. Trend to mass replication of the best examples of folk art facilitate the formation Ukrainian identity symbolic markers.

Keywords: folk icon on the glass, creative interpretation, art stylistic, replica, national identity.


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