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Lot and his Daughters  1622

by Orazio Gentileschi

From the safety of the cave where they have taken refuge, Lot's daughters gaze toward God's annihilation of the city of Sodom, an event taking place outside the painting's borders. Strong light rakes across the three figures, gracefully posed to reflect their pensive emotional states. [br] Believing that they alone survive to perpetuate the human race, the daughters have...
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