Pilgrims Paying Their Devotion in St. Peters at Rome
- between 1773 and 1775
- Etching on moderately thick, rough, cream laid paper
- Sheet (cropped inside plate): 9 7/8 x 6 15/16 inches (25.1 x 17.7 cm) and Image: 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches (23.5 x 17.2 cm)
Inscribed in brown ink, lower center: "Pilgrims paying their Devotion in Saint Peters at Rome."
Lettered in black ink, within image, lower left, in trunk: "ELEMOSINA PER | LA FABRICA"
signed in brown ink, lower left: "D. Allan pinxit et fecit"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- arches | architecture | bags | book | boy | cap | child | Christianity | church | dog (animal) | dress | genre subject | gesture | halo | husband | interior | kerchief | kissing | kneeling | lamp | locks | luggage | mantle | men | pilasters | pilgrims | prayer | praying | relief | religious and mythological subject | rosary | shawl | shells | son | staffs | statue | throne | tiles | travelers | vault (structural element) | wife | windows | women
- Associated Places:
- Europe | St. Peter's Basilica | Vatican City
- Associated People:
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Print made by David Allan, 1744–1796, British, born in Scotland, Pilgrims Paying Their Devotion in St. Peters at Rome, between 1773 and 1775
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