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The Repentant Peter - El Greco

The Repentant Peter - El Greco Philosophy Visual Arts Disasters

El Greco painted this oil-on-canvas, circa 1660.  It depicts the artist's interpretation of Peter remembering that Jesus had predicted his friend would deny him.

The work measures 93.6 x 75.2 cm (36.85 x 29.60 inches).  It is now part of the Phillips Collection and is maintained at the Phillips Memorial Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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Media Credits

Image, described above, online courtesy Web Gallery of Art.

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