St Michael weighing of the souls
Circa 1450 - 1500
W 28 × H 32 × D size includes frame
Stock # Marh1473
Gothic painting depicting the Archangel Saint Michael, aided by another angel, weights the souls. The Saint holds the scale with his left hand and, with the spear that he wields in his right, he threatens the Devil that tries to cheat by tilting the spare to his favour.