Red oak - Quercus rubra
120x200cm - edition of 4 plus artist’s proof
60x100cm - edition of 5
St Peter chose to be crucified upside-down so as not to mimic Jesus. There are many outstanding paintings of this, often showing great genius in the depiction of the complex forms involved. In my picture, I want to bring out the single-minded determination behind St Peter's decision in the face of such an horrendous death. As an atheist, the lesson I take is to try to plan one's own final moments, if at all possible.