The Crucifixion of St Peter (after Michelangelo's Frescoes in the Pauline Chapel, Vatican Palace)
Michele Lucchese (Italian, active Rome, 1534–64)
After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
Antonio Lafreri (French, Orgelet, Franche-Comte ca. 1512–1577 Rome)
Etching and Engraving
plate: 16 7/16 x 12 3/4 in. (41.8 x 32.4 cm) sheet: 18 7/16 x 14 1/4 in. (46.8 x 36.2 cm)
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Not on view
See: B. Barnes, 'Michelangelo in Print: Reproductions as Response in the Sixteenth Century', 2010, no.66.
Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings
Inscription: On tablet at lower left: 'Michaelis Angeli Bonaroti Florentini arte perfectum Michaelis Lucensis industria rapresentatum Magno Guidonis Ascanii Sfortie Card. Santa Flore. con privilegio.' to the right of which 'ANT.LAFRERII'
Art Gallery - College of Staten Island, CUNY, New York. "Reproducing Michelangelo," April 21, 2004–May 22, 2004.
Bernadine Barnes Michelangelo in Print. Reproductions as Response in the Sixteenth Century. London, 2010, pp. 114, 194, no. 66.