The head of the legal department of the Moscow Patriarchate, Abbess Ksenia (Chernega), stated that the “Trinity” icon by the Russian master Andrei Rublev is stored in proper conditions. Quotes her TASS.
It is known that the day before, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Rus’ visited the All-Russian Art Research and Restoration Center named after Academician Grabar, where the icon painting is located. The Patriarch also visited the climate-controlled room where the Trinity was placed.
“The icon is in good condition, stored in proper conditions,” said a representative of the Russian Orthodox Church who accompanied the patriarch.
In July 2023, it became known that the Trinity icon was brought from the Cathedral of Christ the Savior to the All-Russian Art Scientific and Restoration Center named after Grabar. The shrine was packed in a box for transportation, and the vans were accompanied by highway patrol vehicles. At the Grabar Center, a room with a special temperature and humidity regime, a gas fire extinguishing system and technical security equipment has been prepared for storing the icon.