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Print - The Valley of the Shadow of Death

The Valley of the Shadow of Death

  • Object:


  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Thomas Balston through Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 246

Physical description

An impression of an engraving, lettered 'Drawn by J. Martin. Engraved by W.R. Smith'.


19th century (made)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

'Drawn by J. Martin. Engraved by W.R. Smith'


Height: 14.5 cm, Width: 22.6 cm

Descriptive line

An impression of an engraving by William Richard Smith, after a painting by John Martin titled 'The Valley of the Shadow of Death'. Proof, 19th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969.



Subjects depicted

Shadows; Death; Valleys; Biblical scenes


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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