St. Peter

About 1548–50
Andrea Meldolla, called Schiavone (Italian, about 1510–1563)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 39 [ii/ii]; Richardson 39


Sheet: 22 x 11.1 cm (8 11/16 x 4 3/8 in.) Platemark: 21.9 x 11 cm (8 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching with drypoint and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




William Cavendish, second Duke of Devonshire (1665-1729, Chatsworth, cf. Lugt 718); by descent to Andrew Cavendish, the eleventh Duke (1920-2004, Chatsworth); sold on behalf of the Chatsworth Settlement, London, Christie's, 5 December 1985, part of lot 87; to William Schab Gallery (New York); to Gertrude Weber (Charlottesville, VA); from whom purchased by MFA 19 September 2007

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard