The work depicts a stormy sea and rocky shore with a lighthouse and broken trees.
Saint Paul on Malta by Adam Elsheimer, c. 1600
© National Gallery, London
- Oil on copper
- 15 x 22 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Walter Burns through The Art Fund
In the foreground, many figures dry themselves by three wood fires, with Saint Paul to the left and the viper.