Jan Massys (Metsys)   -  
David and Bathsheba

Bathsheba sitting provocatively exposed against a city landscape, is accompanied by two smiling young ladies, tending her bath. She listens with interest to the invitation of the king`s suave messenger, who points toward David, watching expectantly from a balcony above


Source: II Samuel 11
Oil on panel   |  162x197
Musee du Louvre, Paris
Date : 1562
Creation
Garden of Eden
Cain and Abel
The Flood
The Tower of Babel
Abraham`s trials
The Patriarchal Family
The Sacrifice of Isaac
Birthright and Blessing
Jacob`s dream
Jacob`s struggles
Judah and Tamar
Joseph
The Life of Moses
The Life of Miriam
The Burning Bush
Parting of the Red Sea
Matan Torah
The Golden Calf
The Desert Wanderings
Women in the Book of Judges I
Women in the Book of Judges II
David
Elijah
Ezekiel
Jonah
The Story of Job
Song of Songs
Ruth
Esther
Alphabet
Cherubim
The Temple and the Ark