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Susanna and the Elders

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Inscription

Monogrammed and dated 1615

Provenance

Probably between about 1745 and 1760, acquired by Queen Lovisa Ulrika of Sweden (b. 1720 - d. 1782), Stockholm. By 1901 until at least 1911, Anton Ridderstad (b. 1848 - d. 1933), Berga, Linköping, Sweden. October 31, 1927, sale, Bukowski, Stockholm, sold to Hammarlöf for 2600 kroner. By 1930, Otto Meyerson (dealer); about 1936, sold by Meyerson to a private collection, Sweden and later Lugano, Switzerland, where it remained until 1993. By 1996, Galerie Sanct Lucas, Vienna; 2000, sold by Galerie Sanct Lucas to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 25, 2000)

Credit Line

Charles H. Bayley Picture and Painting Fund

1615

Dimensions

138 x 104 cm (54 5/16 x 40 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.974

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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