CESARI, Giuseppe
(b. 1568, Arpino, d. 1640, Roma)

Susanna and the Elders

c. 1606
Oil on copper, 52 x 39 cm
Private collection

The biblical theme of Susanna and the Elders enjoyed a great success from the sixteenth century because it allowed the painters to depict the female nude at leisure.

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