Het Oordeel van Cambyses

The judgement of Cambyses.

Gerard David

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This panel of the diptych shows Sisamnes' arrest in the presence of Cambyses who is summing up the charges against him. One of the judge's crimes was to accept a bribe in return for delivering a false judgement.

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The great appeal of Bruges’ museum collections is their incredible diversity. From the Flemish Primitives to contemporary art, from the fine arts to archaeological finds, not to mention silverware, tapestries, furniture, and poetry. More about Musea Brugge

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