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Alipi also known as A. Petsherskylocked

Russian, 11th – 12th century, male.

Died 17 August 1114.

Painter.

This artist was a monk who took his name from that of the monastery in the caves of Kiev. He painted images of the oldest saints, having learned his art from the Byzantine painters who decorated the monastery church in 1084. Several surviving paintings of the Madonna are attributed to Alipi.