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Jupiter takes the form of Diana in order to seduce Callisto, who, as a nymph, has taken a vow of chastity.

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St. Peter, the man on the right, denies the accusations of the guard and the maid, who claim that he is a follower of Jesus Christ. In the biblical account, Peter denies this accusation three times.

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Depiction of the story of Judith saving her people from the Assyrian general Holofernes's plan to rid of the Jews. This mannerist depiction shows her hand resting on Holofernes's head after having seduced, gotten drunk, then decapitated him.

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Commanding a wave to engulf the approaching Pharaoh and his army, Moses and his people make their escape from Egypt. This scene hails from the biblical account of the story in Exodus 13:15.
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