Pietà

Pietà (i.e. piety), the name given to a picture, the subject of which is the dead Christ in the embrace of his sorrowing mother, accompanied by sorrowing women and angels; that sculptured by Michael Angelo, in St. Peter's at Rome, representing the Virgin at the foot of the cross, and the dead Christ in her lap.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Picton, Sir Thomas
Picts
Picts' Houses
Pied Piper of Hamelin
Piedmont
Pierce, Franklin
Pieria
Pierides
Piers Plowman, Vision of
Pietà
Pietermaritzburg
Pietists
Pietra Dura
Pigeon English
Pig-Philosophy
Pigwiggin
Pilate, Pontius
Pilatus, Mount
Pilcomayo
Pilgrimage of Grace

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Pietà in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable