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Etching

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (published)

  • Date:

    c.1838 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand-coloured etching

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. C. M. Wilson

  • Museum number:

    E.470-1937

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case O, shelf 5, box C

Physical description

Hand-coloured etching of Pope Gregory XVI blessing the multitude

Place of Origin

Italy (published)

Date

c.1838 (published)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

hand-coloured etching

Dimensions

Height: 9.8125 in, Width: 12.875 in

Descriptive line

Unknown. Pope Gregory XVI blessing the crowd from the balcony of St. Peter's, Rome, Italy, c.1838.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.

Materials

Printing ink; Watercolour

Techniques

Etching; Hand-colouring

Categories

Religion; Christianity; Pageants and Ceremonies; Ceremonial objects

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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