The Pauline Chapel at the Vatican, illuminated during the celebration of the mass

1788
After Jean Louis Desprez (French, 1743–1804), Francesco Piranesi (Italian, 1758–1810)


Catalogue Raisonné

Wollin 2, Possibly first of two states

Dimensions

Sheet: 76 x 53 cm (29 15/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.23

Medium or Technique

Etching, hand-colored with watercolor, probably by Desprez

Not On View

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Inscription

In plate lower left : Desprez
On mount along lower edge in pen and brown ink: Une interieure de la Chapelle Pauline au Vatican lors de l'adoration du St Sacrement.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard