manner of Guido Reni (Bologna 1575 – Bologna 1642)
Oil painting on canvas, Saint Peter, manner of Guido Reni (Bologna 1575 – Bologna 1642), second half of the 17th century. A half-length portrait of an old man with a grey beard wearing a blue drape, possibly St Peter.
Probably acquired by Charles Winn (1795-1874), possibly from the Myton Hall sale in 1843, or from A. Grace in 1867; thence by descent; purchased by the National Trust by private treaty sale from Lord St Oswald in 2010.
Nostell Priory, The St Oswald Collection (National Trust)
Marks and inscriptions
Recto: frame label ‘GUIDO’
Makers and roles
manner of Guido Reni (Bologna 1575 – Bologna 1642), artist previously catalogued as circle of Giuseppe Maria Crespi (Bologna 1665 – Bologna 1747), artist
Brockwell 1915 Maurice Walter Brockwell, Catalogue of the Pictures and Other Works of Art in the Collection of Lord St Oswald at Nostell Priory, London 1915, no. 4