17_Luiken_Solomon’s Wise Judgment 1 Kings 3
Historiae celebriores Veteris Testamenti Iconibus representatae /
Author: Luiken, Caspar, 1672-1708.
Image Title: Solomon’s Wise Judgment
Scripture Reference: 1 Kings 3
Description: Two prostitutes had one child each, and the child of one died. They came to Solomon for justice, each claiming the live child as her own (the deceased child lies prone on the pavement). Solomon commands one of his attendants to divide the live child between the two women in order to distinguish the mother of the deceased from that of the live child..