User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Susanna and the Elders

Start collecting

Inscription

Upper right: WP. Babcock. [WP in monogram]; Reverse: painting by W.P. Babcock

Provenance

The artist; to MFA, 1900, bequest of the artist.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

about 1845–55

Dimensions

30.8 x 24.76 cm (12 1/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.509

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings