Closed Hand

April 9, 2009

closedhand

A closed hand is a symbol of keeping silence or refraining from disclosing secrets, especially those of an esoteric nature. 

This drawing was made with black charcoal pencil on manila paper.

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3 Responses to “Closed Hand”

  1. pepsoid Says:

    This pic is so much more poignant with your explanation of its symbology! 🙂

  2. flandrumhill Says:

    Art is supposed to be self-explanatory, but I agree pepsoid. Sometimes a flicker of information can put a different light on the subject. Thanks for your feedback.

  3. pepsoid Says:

    Agreed on both counts! 😉


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