'Susanna and the Elders', plaquette

'Susanna and the Elders', plaquette

'Susanna and the Elders'
Plaquette
Paulus van Vianen (died 1613)
The Netherlands (Utrecht)
1612
Lead
Museum no. A.5-1913

Paulus van Vianen was a highly influential goldsmith at the court in Munich and was later employed by Rudolph II in Prague. The subject depicts Susanna, the wife of a prosperous Jew in Babylon, who was secretly desired by two elders of the community.