The Elders Stoned for Bearing False Witness ; The Stoning of the Elders, plate 4 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 11/16 × 10 1/4 in. (19.6 × 26.1 cm)

Sheet: 11 × 14 1/8 in. (27.9 × 35.8 cm)

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



Gerard de Jode, Antwerp


Europe, Belgium



Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, in brown ink, upper right margin: 24; initialled, in plate, lower left: HEF[ecit] [artist's monogram]; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Falsi plectuntur testes saxisque premuntur, Et cadit in molles pœna cruenta senes. Daniel. i3.; Watermark, center left: [indistinct; unidentified]

Exhibition History

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

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


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

Catalogue Raisonne

New Hollstein (The Collaert Dynasty), Vol. 5: 77

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