11 June 2007
THE LAST JUDGEMENT
RUSSIAN, 18TH CENTURY
Lord Sabaoth in the circular glory at the top, Christ below flanked by his Mother, St. John and two kneeling saints in supplication, further down the 'Preparation of the Throne', the latter represented with the instruments of the Passion and the Gospels, surrounded by the crowd of the Just People arranged hierarchically, at the lower right corner the representation of Hell, fiery red being the predominant colour, the background gold
16¾ x 15 1/8 in. (42.5 x 38.5 cm)
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