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Figure, Biblical, Hebrew Scriptures, Esther

Works of Art (4)

Cabinet with scenes from the story of Esther, after 1665, English, Silk satin worked with silk and metal thread; seed pearls, mica, feathers; detached buttonhole, buttonhole filling variations, French knot, single knot, laidwork, couching, satin, and stem stitches (64.101.1335)
Esther before Ahasuerus, Artemisia Gentileschi (Italian, Roman), Oil on canvas (69.281)
Queen Esther Approaching the Palace of Ahasuerus, 1658, Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French), Pen and brown ink, brown wash over black chalk, heightened with white (1997.156)
The Story of Esther, 1460–70, Marco del Buono Giamberti (Italian, Florentine); Apollonio di Giovanni di Tomaso (Italian, Florentine), Tempera and gold on wood (18.117.2)