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Wendy Salmond's foreword to Irina Yazykova's Hidden and Triumphant: The Underground Struggle to Russian Iconography, in which Yazykova discusses how the art of icon painting survived during years of Russian Communism and is now poised to launch a new era that reflects modern experience.
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Salmond, Wendy. Foreword to Hidden and Triumphant: The Underground Struggle to Save Russian Iconography. By Irina Yazykova. Brewster, MA: Paraclete Press, 2010, pp. ix-x.
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