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Saint Peter

Cosimo Fanzago (Italian, born Lombard, active chiefly in Naples, 1591–1678)
Italian, Naples
Gilt bronze
confirmed: 11 1/8 × 4 3/4 × 3 3/4 in. (28.3 × 12.1 × 9.5 cm) Other (Height with pedestal): 16 in. (40.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1952
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 550
The statue originally stood on a tabernacle in the conventual church of Las Augustinas Recoletas in Salamanca, commissioned by Manuel de Zuñiga, viceroy of Naples.
Commissioned by Manuel de Zuñiga, viceroy of Naples ; [ Blumka Gallery , New York, until 1952; sold to MMA ]
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