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The Chastity of Susan, (painting)

Artist:
Pignoni
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 42 (Sale info: For Sale).
1600. This picture is justly admired both for the beauty of the composition and the strength of the coloring. Chastity, fright, and indignation, expressed in the handsome features of Susan, make the most striking contrast with the figures of the voluptuous old men. [P. 7.]
Synopsis of a valuable Collection of Old Italian Paintings, Marble Statuary, and other Rare Articles of Fine Arts, in the possession of Mr. John Clark, now exhibiting at the Academy of Fine Arts, in Barclay Street. New York, Lesueur & Co's Printing Office, No. 3, Barclay Street, opposite the Academy of Fine Arts. 1839.
Topic:
Figure group--Elderly
Religion--Old Testament--Susannah
Figure female--Nude
State of Being--Emotion--Fear
Figure group--Male
Control number:
AECI 04320042
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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