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Circle of Doménikos Theotokópoulos, El Greco (1541-1614)
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Circle of Doménikos Theotokópoulos, El Greco (1541-1614)

The Tears of Saint Peter

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Circle of Doménikos Theotokópoulos, El Greco (1541-1614)
The Tears of Saint Peter
oil on canvas
43 x 34 7/8in. (109.2 x 88.6cm.)
Provenance
Conde de Barbate, Madrid, c. 1920.
Viscondes de Nava del Rey, Madrid.
Literature
J. Camón Aznar, Dominico Greco, Madrid, 1950, no. 448.
H. Soehner, Greco in Spanien(II), Münchner Jahrbuch der bildenden Kunst, IX-X, 1958-9, p. 211, no. 151, pl. 40, where dated c. 1596/1600 (reprinted in El Greco: Works in Spain, ed. N.Hadjinicolaou, Rethymno, 1990, pp. 449-50).
H.E. Wethey, El Greco and His School, Princeton, 1962, II, p. 255, no. X-439, as 'School of El Greco, early XVII Century'.
H.E. Wethey, El Greco y su Escuela, Madrid, 1967, p. 270, no. X-439.
J. Camón Aznar, Dominico Greco, 2nd ed., Madrid, 1970, II, p. 1362, no. 448.
N. MacLaren, National Gallery Catalogues: The Spanish School, 2nd ed. revised by A. Braham, London, 1970, p. 41, note 4.
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