St Paul shaking off a viper into a fire in one of his first miracles in Malta.
Sketch for Saint Paul Shaking Off the Viper by Benjamin West, 1786
- Oil on canvas
- 129 x 72 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £11 ( Total: £11)
- Acquired in:
Crowds of people around in the moonlight. This is a sketch for the altarpiece at the Royal Naval College chapel in Greenwich, where it still hangs. Signed and dated.
Collection of L W Neeld.