Crova Pokajnica Kod Velke Plane
Smederevo, 1978, First Thus. Stapled Wraps. Pamphlet, Pokajnica Monastery = Manastir Pokajnica = Repentance Monastery in Velika Plana, Serbia. An example of vernacular church architecture this striking wooden structure served as a parish church until 1954, when it was turned into a monastery. The original iconostasis was painted by Constantine Zograf who worked in Serbia in the second and third decade of the 19th century. In the churchyard there is a wooden bell tower as well as living quarters, probably from the time of construction of the church, with wooden bars on the windows. Conservation work on the church was carried out in 1951, and on the iconostasis in 1987-88. In 1979 the Republic of Serbia declared Pokajnica a Monument of Culture of Exceptional Importance, and as such it is protected by law.24p. bibliography [Nor found in WorldCat]. Fine.
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