- Probably by Giuseppe Picano (1732–1810)
- Italian, Naples
- Terracotta, traces of ground or white wash
- Overall (confirmed): 13 7/16 x 5 x 4 11/16 in., 4lb. (34.2 x 12.7 x 11.9 cm, 1.8144kg)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ignazio Peluso, Ada Peluso and Romano I. Peluso Gift, 2010
- Accession Number:
Saint Peter and its mate Saint Andrew (see 2010.70.2) served as models for statues of the brother Apostles in the choir of the Oratorian church of the Girolamini in Naples. The statues were carved later (ca. 1795) by Picano's follower Francesco Vercella (Naples, active ca. 1790–1845).