Flight to Bethulia

74.5" x 48" or 188cm x 122cm.  An apprehensive Judith and her maid are running back to town after their successful infiltration in the enemy camp and singlehandedly decapitating General Holofernes, the enemy of the Israelites. Fear and the necessity to hurry is emphasized by the flying scarves and clothes as well as the [...]

The Judith Mosaics Series

After finishing the Esther mosaics which followed the transformation of a shy, frightened and passive young teenager into a self-empowered young Queen, I opted for another powerful figure from biblical times, who, like Esther, saves her people from complete annihilation through courageous deeds that require much self sacrifice. Judith in many respects is the [...]

Judith’s Revenge

70.5" x 48" or 182cm x 122cm. The scene of the beheading of Holofernes takes place in his tent after the general falls asleep in a drunken stupor having consumed more alcohol in one evening "than in any one day since he was born". As Holofernes lies stretched out on his couch, Judith takes [...]