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Object: The elders trying to seduce Susanna
Series: Thesaurus Sacrarum Historiarum veteris testamenti, elegantissimis imaginabus expressum excellentissimorum in hac arte virorum opera: nunc primum in lucem editus
Susanna seen surprised by the two elders while bathing; one of the elders taking Susanna by the arm, the other one pointing out to left; a fountain seen to right and a view of a city seen behind, including a dome.
Engraving with contemporary colouring
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Height: 201 millimetres
Width: 261 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- From the biblical series 'Thesaurus sacrarum historiarum veteris testamenti (...)'; part of the set of four plates on the 'Story of Susanna'; on this series see Hans Mielke, 'Der Thesaurus Veteris et Novi Testamenti des GdJ', in 'Zeitschrift für Kunstgeschichte 1975, pp.29-83, see n. 37, p. 80.
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