The Liberation of St. Peter (after Salvator Rosa)

The Liberation of St. Peter (after Salvator Rosa)

Artist: Benjamin West (American ; 1738-1820)

Date: 1783
Dimensions:
Overall: 20 1/8 x 15 3/4 in. (51.1 x 40 cm)
image: 15 3/4 x 11 11/16 in. (40 x 29.7 cm)
Classification: DRAWING
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Robert Erwin Jones, Class of 1952
Object number: 84.33.7
Inscribed: l.l. in ink: A Sketch from Memory, of/ the picture painted by Salvator Rosa/ in the [illegible word - possession?] of the Earl of Chesterfield/ by B. West 1783; u.r. on mount in pencil: Lot 134; l.r. on mount in pencil: 7 <pounds> - 11 1/2 + 15 1/2
Terms
  • figures (representations)
  • figures
  • angels
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