The Elders Accusing Susanna of Adultery ; Susanna before the Judges, plate 2 from the set "The Story of Susanna"

Hans I Collaert, Flemish, about 1530 - 1581
after Gillis Coignet, Flemish, about 1538 - 1599


about 1579-1585

Engraving on laid paper

Plate: 7 1/2 × 10 7/16 in. (19.1 × 26.5 cm)

Sheet: 10 11/16 × 14 1/16 in. (27.2 × 35.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Jane and W. David Dance, Class of 1940



Gerard de Jode, Antwerp


Place Made: Belgium, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in brown ink, upper right margin: 22; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Criminibus falsis sub iniquo iudicis ore, Damnatur mortis que sine labe fuit. Daniel. 13.; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: Th. Galle, Collaert [illegible] H / W 16; Watermark, center left: [sword?; unidentified]

Exhibition History

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 15-September 20, 2003.

Lust, Love, and Loss in Renaissance Europe, The Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, April 5-June 12, 2021.


Spaightwood Galleries, Madison, Wisconsin; sold to present collection, 2003.

Catalogue Raisonne

New Hollstein (The Collaert Dynasty), Vol. 1: 75

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