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Print made by unknown artist, (de Bois)
Published by John Bowles, 1701–1779, British

A View of the Piazza of St. John de Lateran, of the Cardinals College, and of the Holy Stairs in the City of Rome

Part Of:

Collective Title: Twelve New Views in Rome and Naples

Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, laid on contemporary mount made of moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white laid paper
Mount: 9 1/16 x 12 5/8 inches (23 x 32 cm), Sheet: 8 9/16 x 11 3/8 inches (21.7 x 28.9 cm), Plate: 7 13/16 x 9 7/8 inches (19.8 x 25.1 cm), and Image: 7 1/16 x 9 9/16 inches (18 x 24.3 cm)

Lettered in black ink, upper right: "12"; lower center: "A view of the PIAZZA of St. John de Lateran, of the CARDINALS COLLEGE, and of | the HOLY STAIRS in the City of ROME."; lower right: "de Bois fecit | Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | basilica | boxes (containers) | buildings | cargo | carriages | church | city | cityscape | coats | columns (architectural elements) | costume | crosses (objects) | dogs (animals) | domes | drinking | drinking glasses | food | genre subject | Grand Tour | horses (animals) | men | obelisk | palace | piazza | pillars | squares (piazzas) | steps | streets | tables | walking | whips (animal equipment)
Associated Places:
Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano | Italy | Lateranense Obelisk | Lazio | Palazzo Laterano | Piazza di San Giovanni in Laterano | Roma | Rome | Scala Sancta
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