brass icons




 Ann Trinita Sohm
1950 - 2015

Smolenki Virgin

Inscription on back:
"Smolenki Virgin, after
The School of Fyodor Zubor, 1685
The Novodevichi Convent
Humbly written by
Ann Trinita Sohm"

Egg tempera on wood panel

13" x 17"




Native Staten Islander Ann Trinita Sohm, 65, of New Brighton, was a gifted and accomplished soprano, music and voice teacher, painter of icons and poet. She specialized in icon painting, and was taught by the late Rev. John Walsted of New Brighton. Her work has been commissioned by various churches and exhibited at the Staten Island Museum. She also enjoyed writing poetry and many of her poems have been published.