Crucifixion of St. Peter (1600) - Caravaggio - Canvas Print

Size: 10"x14" (25x35cm)
Sale price£22.99
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The "Crucifixion of St. Peter" is a painting created by the Italian artist Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio in 1600. It depicts the crucifixion of Saint Peter, one of Jesus' twelve apostles, as he is nailed to a cross upside down. This particular crucifixion method is believed to stem from Peter's request to be crucified differently than Jesus because he felt unworthy to die in the same manner as his savior. The painting showcases Caravaggio's distinctive use of tenebrism, a technique that emphasizes darkness and shadows to create dramatic effects. The canvas is dominated by deep black tones, which serve to highlight the crucifixion scene in the center. Peter's face is contorted in pain as he struggles against his impending death, with blood dripping from his wounds onto the ground below. Overall, "The Crucifixion of St. Peter" is a powerful and emotional piece that reflects Caravaggio's skill in evoking intense human emotion through art. It exemplifies the artist's ability to create striking images that transcend time and place, even today remaining as a testament to his profound impact on the world of art.

Crucifixion of St. Peter (1600) - Caravaggio - Canvas Print

  • Premium Quality: Hand stretched over a 38mm pine gallery frame with premium 330gsm cotton canvas.
  • Advanced Finish: Lacquered with satin varnish for UV protection, ensuring vibrant and lasting color.
  • Archival Grade Inks: Printed with archival-grade inks to resist fading, maintaining the artwork's beauty for years.
  • Ready to Hang: Each canvas comes ready to hang right out the box, making installation effortless.
  • Perfect for Any Space: Ideal for homes, offices, or as a gift, our prints add a touch of elegance to any room.

Available Sizes: 10"x14" (25x35cm), 12"x16" (30x40cm), 18"x24" (45x60cm), 24"x32" (60x81cm)


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