Archive

« 2019. #1 (145)

The Ethnology Notebooks. 2019, 1 (145), 35—40

UDK 75.046.3(477.43/.44):27
DOI https://doi.org/10.15407/nz2019.01.035

К 59

FOLK ICONS OF THE EASTERN PODILLYA (BY EXHIBITION FROM THE COLLECTION OF ALEXANDER CHERNOV)

КОZINCHUK Vitalii

ORCID ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8518-5686

Ph.D.

member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine

leading researcher of

Precarpathian Art Museum,

2, Nizova str., 76000, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine

Contacts: e-mail: br_vitalik@bigmir.net

Abstract. Ukrainian spiritual artifacts have been forbidden long time because of inconsistency with established fictitious samples of the so-called «Byzantine-Moscow canonical style». The article deals with artistic, cultural and theological peculiarities of the icons of Podillia. This is argued of the fact that they have many common features with the artistic heritage of the Western Ukrainian region. Icons of Podillia is a distinctive sample of folk art, which makes it possible to study the lifestyle and moral and ethical principles of the land of Podillia, so there is a need to speak about them.

Keywords: icon, art, Podillya, canon, paracanon, iconology, iconography.

Received 22.12.2018

REFERENCES

Bogomolets, O. (2017). Ukrainian Home Icon. Kyiv: Publishing House of Dmitry Burago [in Ukrainian].
Vasiliev, A. (1976). Erminia. Technology and iconography. Sofia: Septemviri [in Russian].
Yoann, Damaskynn. (2008). Three words in defense of icon veneration. Moscow: ABC [in Russian].
Chronicle of Ruthenia according to the Hypatian list. Retrieved from: http://litopys.org.ua/ipatlet/ipat.htm. (Last accessed: 2002).
Lukan, V.G. (2010). History of Ukrainian Art. Ivano-Frankivsk: PNU them. V. Stefanуka [in Ukrainian].
Mudryj, С. (1995). Essay on the history of the church in Ukraine. Rome-Lvіv: Publishing House of the Basilian [in Ukrainian].
Rovinsky, D. (1903). Review of icon painting in Russia until the end of the XVII century. St. Petersburg [in Russian].
Turcalo, J. (1974). Essay on the history of Ecumenical Councils. Brussels [in Ukrainian].
Shtepa, P.(2003). Muscovy. Drohobych-Lviv: Revival [in Ukrainian].

Read»

Our authors
On field exploration of russian and belarusian ethnologists and etnolinguists in Ukrainian Polisia 1945—1980s
In the study based on a wide range of literary materials have been comprehensively characterised field research in Polisia of Ukraine, performed by Russian and Belarusian ethnologists during 1945—1980s as well as Moscow ethnolinguists and other researchers from ethnologic centres of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus in the course of realization of Ethnolinguistic Atlas of Polisia program. Particular attention has been paid to geography, methods, themes and research results of scientific projects.
Read »

Maternity ritualism by volhynians in publications of the second half XIX to the early XXI cc.
In the article have been considered some basic landmarks for fixing and publication of ethnographic materials on the maternity rites of Volhynia with analytical study in ritual elements, their kinds and territories of origin. The article has also raised a problem of gaps in studies of maternity rites of Ukrainian historio-ethnographic Volhynia.
Read »

Boikos’ pandemonium: categories of evil deceased
In the article have been presented some research-work on peculiarities of Boikos’ traditional demonological notions as for so-called evil deceased; on the basis of field records and ethnological literary sources quite a number of scum categories have been defined as well as essential habits, modes of behavior and functions of these personages of people’s demonology.
Read »

Daily bread baking of ukrainians in the south-western ethnographical region at the late XIX to early XXI cc.
The paper has dealt with analytic study in prescriptions, signs, customs, methods, ways of selection, procurement and some peculiarities in usage of subsidiary means — water, firewood and leaves in bread baking. The final aim of the mentioned actions had been (and still is) selection of the means and ingredients fit, by their characteristics, for the backing of bread. The paper has demonstrated dependence of bread backing subsi­diary means criteria from the folk nutritional standards and world outlook stereotypes as well as from regional social and economic, natural and geographical factors and peculiarities of material culture.
Read »