The Byzantine icon with the Hand of God icon carrying the souls of the righteous. An icon speaking about Last Judgement and a visual representation of the Wisdom of Solomon. It is the Book of Wisdom and namely the verse 3:1 (KJV Version) that says:
“…. But the souls of the righteous are in the hand of God, and there shall no torment touch them.  In the sight of the unwise they seemed to die: and their departure is taken for misery,  And their going from us to be utter destruction: but they are in peace….”
The materials for the paintig were the following:
- A repurposed panel with a frame measuring 23x24cm
- Egg tempera according the traditional technique of byzantine iconography.
- Additionally the icon comes packaged with some mini extras from our shop, ready to be given as a gift</p>