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King David Receiving the Cistern Water of Bethlehem  1520

by Master of the Antwerp Adoration

This scene and that of [i][url=https://www.artic.edu/artworks/111670/king-solomon-receiving-the-queen-of-sheba]King Solomon Receiving the Queen of Sheba[/url][/i] are particularly fine examples of the decorative style practiced in Antwerp by a group of largely anonymous artists now dubbed Antwerp Mannerists. The paintings originally formed the interior of the wings of a fo...
73.5 × 27.5 cm; Image: 72.7 × 26.8 cm
Oil on panel, transferred to canvas
Courtesy of the Art Institute of Chicago