Georges de La Tour, 1645 - Saint Peter Repentant - fine art print

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General specifications as provided from The Cleveland Museum of Art website (© - The Cleveland Museum of Art - The Cleveland Museum of Art)

During Jesus’s arrest on the night of the Last Supper, the apostle Peter denied knowing him. Although Christ forgave his betrayal, Peter was consumed by guilt. La Tour represents Peter as an old man, reflecting on his past actions in a state of perpetual repentance. The apostle’s red-rimmed eyes and the uncertain light of the lantern suggest anxious sleepless nights; muted colors and simple forms give visual expression to Peter’s somber emotions. Unlike other artists inspired by Caravaggio, La Tour worked in relative isolation in northeastern France, and his connection to his Italian counterpart remains unclear.

Article summary

In 1645 Georges de La Tour made this 17th century work of art. The beyond 370 years old original had the exact dimensions: Framed: 140,3 x 119,1 x 7 cm (55 1/4 x 46 7/8 x 2 3/4 in); Unframed: 114 x 95 cm (44 7/8 x 37 3/8 in) and was crafted on the medium oil on canvas. The original artwork is inscribed with the information: "signed upper right: Georgs delaTour Invet et Pin / 1645". This artpiece forms part of the The Cleveland Museum of Art's art collection. With courtesy of - The Cleveland Museum of Art (public domain license). : Gift of the Hanna Fund. Besides this, the alignment is in portrait format with an image ratio of 1 : 1.2, meaning that the length is 20% shorter than the width. The painter Georges de La Tour was an artist from France, whose artistic style was primarily Baroque. The Baroque painter was born in the year 1593 in Vic-sur-Seille, Grand Est, France and deceased at the age of 60 in the year 1653.

Artwork background information

Title of the artwork: "Saint Peter Repentant"
Artwork categorization: painting
Umbrella term: classic art
Temporal classification: 17th century
Created in: 1645
Age of artwork: 370 years old
Artwork original medium: oil on canvas
Original size: Framed: 140,3 x 119,1 x 7 cm (55 1/4 x 46 7/8 x 2 3/4 in); Unframed: 114 x 95 cm (44 7/8 x 37 3/8 in)
Original artwork inscription: signed upper right: Georgs delaTour Invet et Pin / 1645
Museum / collection: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Location of the museum: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
Website: The Cleveland Museum of Art
License: public domain
Courtesy of: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Artwork creditline: Gift of the Hanna Fund

Item details

Product classification: art print
Method of reproduction: digital reproduction
Manufaturing technique: UV direct print
Production: Germany
Type of stock: on demand production
Intended product usage: home décor, gallery wall
Image orientation: portrait format
Image aspect ratio: length : width - 1 : 1.2
Interpretation of image ratio: the length is 20% shorter than the width
Item material choices: poster print (canvas paper), canvas print, metal print (aluminium dibond), acrylic glass print (with real glass coating)
Canvas print (canvas on stretcher frame): 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47", 150x180cm - 59x71"
Acrylic glass print (with real glass coating) options: 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47", 150x180cm - 59x71"
Poster print (canvas paper) variants: 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47"
Aluminium dibond print size variants: 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47"
Frame: without frame

Brief overview of the artist

Artist: Georges de La Tour
Alternative names: Sr. Latour, La Tour Georges du Mesnil de, La Tour Georges de, La Tur Zhorzh dʹo, g. de la tour, Georges du Mesnil de La Tour, latour georges, georges latour, Georges de La Tour, de la Tour, Latour, La Tour Ménil, De La Tour Georges, La Tour, Georges Du Mesnil La Tour, La Tour Georges du Mesnil, La Tour Dumesnil, Du Mesnil de La Tour Georges, De La Tour Georges du Mesnil, La Tour Claude du Menil de, Tour Georges de la, La Tour Georges Dumesnil, De La Tour Claude du Menil
Gender: male
Artist nationality: French
Jobs of the artist: painter
Country of the artist: France
Classification of the artist: old master
Art styles: Baroque
Died at the age of: 60 years
Year of birth: 1593
Place of birth: Vic-sur-Seille, Grand Est, France
Year died: 1653
Place of death: Luneville, Grand Est, France

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