Her new single, “pieta,” is something you can worship and blaspheme at the same time.
We might, perhaps, have recognized it in the pieta in St. Peter's.
You didn't read the words in raised letters on the base of the pieta?
It was when she came to pictures of the pieta that she burst out.
She remembered how once she had stood with him in St. Peter's—in front of the "pieta."
In one chapel the pieta of Michael Angelo, a marble group, and a masterpiece of his, is placed.
Aida closes the scene with the same prayer to Heaven "pieta!"
The pieta is not at all in any of the moods of old Northern work, and it bears the initials of Max Dees, who most likely made it.
All the saints were there in assorted sizes, the pieta, the cradle in the manger.
His lovely pieta is the Cappella della pieta, and this is the most splendid work within the building.