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The West End of St. Peter's at Rome

1977.285 (RS116521)

Description

Rectangular framed engraving of the West End of St. Peter's, figures in foreground and St. Peters in background; perspective view.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1780
Inscriptions
Scratched on bottom of frame is ""Sally Keating Sally Keating Barrell Keating."" In pencil on boackboard ""Geo. O. Barrell""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Subject St. Peter's Basilica. Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Cityscape
cityscapes (representations)
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
ink
Ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
St. Peter's Basilica
Dimensions
10.25 x 12.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.285
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3961

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