File:Susanna and the Elders (1610), Artemisia Gentileschi.jpg

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Artemisia Gentileschi: Susanna and the Elders  wikidata:Q3978274 
artist QS:P170,Q212657
Artemisia Gentileschi: Susanna and the Elders
Italian: Susanna e i vecchioni
Susanna and the Elders
label QS:Lit,"Susanna e i vecchioni"
label QS:Lde,"Susanna und die Ältesten"
label QS:Len,"Susanna and the Elders"
label QS:Les,"Susana y los viejos"
label QS:Lfr,"Suzanne et les vieillards"
label QS:Lnl,"Susanna en de oudsten"
label QS:Lru,"Сусанна и старцы"
Object type painting
Genre religious art
Date circa 1610
date QS:P571,+1610-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q12321255,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 170 cm (66.9 ″); Width: 119 cm (46.8 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,170U174728;P2049,119U174728
institution QS:P195,Q179062
Accession number
Object history Luti Collection (?); 1715, Hofrat Bauer von Heppenstein

Depicted person: Сусанна (Susanna)

Русский: Рубенс изобрёл новый тип сюжета, который, как он опредёлил, не относится к священному, хотя и не светский, так как взят из Священного Писания. Типичными примерами являются история Агари или эта история Сусанны и старцев. Данная версия библейского сюжета по жесту одного из старейшин, призывающего Сусанну к молчанию, прикладывая палец к своим губам, соотносится с картиной Рубенса (1607-1608) на эту же тему (галерея Боргезе, Рим).

English: Rubens invented a new type of scene which he defined as neither sacred nor profane, although taken from the Holy Scriptures. Typical examples are the story of Hagar or the Susanna and the Elders. In this version of the subject by the gesture of one of the Elders, who silences Susanna by raising his finger to his lips, comes from the painting of the same subject by Rubens (1607-1608) (Galleria Borghese, Rome).
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