The Crucifixion of Saint Peter

Saint Peter was crucified during the persecutions of emperor Nero. He asked to be crucified head-down, deeming himself unworthy to suffer in the same manner as Christ. DPG69 is an early and relatively immature work.

Currently on display

Artist
Jos‚ Antol¡nez
Date
1660
Location
Gallery 4 - South Wall
Dimensions
110.5 x 83.8 cm
Materials
Oil on canvas
Acquisition
Bourgeois Bequest, 1811
Accession number
DPG069