PORDENONE
(b. ca. 1484, Pordenone, d. 1539, Ferrara)

The Martyrdom of St Peter

1526-28
Drawing
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

The picture shows the final design for the altar of St Peter Martyr in the church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo, Venice. The altarpiece was eventually executed by Titian, who had won the competition.