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The Bodies of Saints Peter and Paul Hidden in the Catacombs
  • Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
    1609–1664
    born: Genoa, Republic of Italy (present-day Italy) ; died: Mantua, Italy
  • The Bodies of Saints Peter and Paul Hidden in the Catacombs, circa 1647–1651
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 290 x 202 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 314 x 218 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 11 3/8 x 7 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/8 x 8 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0027
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Description
Catalogue raisonné

Group of men in landscape, one holding torch; discover two reclining men.