Susanna and the Elders (Rubens)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Susanna and the Elders
Rubens Susanna.jpg
Artist Peter Paul Rubens
Year 1607
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 94 cm × 66 cm (37 in × 26 in)
Location Hermitage Museum, St.Petersburg

Susanna and the Elders is a painting by Flemish artist Peter Paul Rubens from 1607. It is housed in the Galleria Borghese in Rome, Italy.

The painting is based on the story of Susanna, found in a deuterocanonical chapter of the biblical Book of Daniel.

Notes[edit]