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detail - The Calling of St. Matthew - 1599-02 Caravaggio (Matthew brings his hand to his chest, as though to ask if it were he that they wanted.) this figure as Matthew is the most widely held view although there is some debate).
detail - The Calling of St. Mathew -1599-02 Caravaggio (On the right, two youths are sitting opposite each other. The younger one, more strongly lit, is leaning back, putting his arm on St Matthew's shoulder for protection. The youth opposite, with his sword dangling against his upper thigh, spreads out his legs as he turns right.)