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Creator:
Print made by Johann Lorenz Haid, 1702–1750, German
after Giovanni Battista Piazzetta, 1682–1754, Italian
Published by Johann Christian Leopold, 1699–1755, German
Title:
S. Petrus
Date:
early 1750s
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/8 x 13 15/16 inches (51.1 x 35.4 cm), Plate: 15 3/16 x 10 9/16 inches (38.5 x 26.9 cm), and Image: 13 7/8 x 10 9/16 inches (35.2 x 26.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "KHK 17"

Lettered, lower center: "S. Petrus. | Petrus crucis, sicut salvator, exitum tulit, et a dominicae devotionis similitudine nec morte, | discretus est, ut, quem imitabatur fide, imitaretur et passione. Ambros. serm. LXVIII. | Johann Baptista Piazzetta Venetus delineavit. J. C. Leopold excudit Aug. Vind. Johann Lorenz Haid Sculpsit."; lower right: "C.1"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1367
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
apostle | beard | Christian | Christianity | cloak | curls | disciple | gaze | halo | historical subject | keys | moustache | religious | religious and mythological subject | solemn | thoughtful
Associated People:
St. Peter
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23217
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