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European Art
Artist: Gaetano Gandolfi, Italian, Bologna, 1734–1802

The Liberation of Saint Peter

ca. 1770

Oil on canvas

unframed: 95.3 × 70.3 cm (37 1/2 × 27 11/16 in.)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund and the Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1983.81
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Italian, Bologna
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Salvatore Romano (collector/dealer), Florence, (?- 1975); Sale, Dorotheum Kunstabteilung, Kunstauktion 620, Vienna, 13 June 1978, no. 40 (as Gaetano); Pepper Fine Arts Inc., New York, until 1983 (as Ubaldo).

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