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Jesus Christ appearing to St Peter in prison: 30.K.11-23

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Jesus Christ appearing to St Peter in prison


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Audran, Girard (Formerly attributed)
Painter: Domenichino (Domenico Zampieri) (After)




Two angels introduced into the composition, one supporting the apostle and helping him hold a plate. Jesus feeding St Peter with food. Another impression recorded in the Dyce collection at the V&A, DYCE.2482.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A Paris rue St Jacques aux 2 Pilliers d'Or. Avec Privilege.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: 30.K.11-23
Primary reference Number: 311575
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Audit data

Created: Monday 26 September 2022 Updated: Saturday 1 October 2022 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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