Rembrandt van Rijn, St. Peter in Prison, 1631March 1, 2001-Unspecified
Location: Aaron and Blima Shickman Old Masters Galleries
Artist: Rembrandt van Rijn
The first painting by Rembrandt to enter the Museum's collection, this masterpiece depicts the Apostle Peter in his prison cell. Gift of Judy and Michael Steinhardt, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum.