A coarse copy, on a much reduced scale, of one of Lely's finest subject pictures. The original is in the Birmingham City Art Gallery and was probably painted c.1650. Variants are at Burghley House and in the Tate collection.


  • Title: Susanna and the Elders
  • Creator Lifespan: 1618 - 1680
  • Date: After 1650
  • Physical Dimensions: w584 x h353 cm
  • Type: Painting
  • Medium: Oil
  • Work Nationality: British
  • Support: Canvas
  • Provenance: London, William Cartwright (inventory no. XXX: ÔXXXXXXXXX'); Cartwright Bequest, 1686.
  • After: Lely, Sir Peter
  • Acquisition Method: Cartwright, William (Bequest, 1686)

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