Het oordeel van Cambyses. Gerechtigheidsdiptiek voor de schepenzaal van het stadhuis in Brugge.

The judgement of Cambyses.

By
Gerard David
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Photographer
Hugo Maertens
License
CC0

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According to an old Persian story sisamnes was a corrupt judge who was skinned alive on the orders of King Cambyses. The judicial throne from which Otanes Sisamnes' son and successor was henceforth to dispense justice is covered by skin.

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The judgement of Cambyses.
Photo number
0040035102
Inventory number
0000.GRO0040.I0041.I

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The judgement of Cambyses.
Photo number
0040035102
Inventory number
0000.GRO0040.I0041.I
The judgement of Cambyses.
Photo number
0040035102
Inventory number
0000.GRO0040.I0041.I

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