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  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1844 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Martin, Alfred, born 1814 - died 1872 (engraver)
    Martin, John (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Thomas Balston through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    E.641-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 243

Physical description

Mezzotint lettered 'J.Martin, K.L. A.Martin'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1844 (published)

Artist/maker

Martin, Alfred, born 1814 - died 1872 (engraver)
Martin, John (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'J. Martin, K.L. A. Martin.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm cut to, Width: 19.4 cm cut to

Object history note

Two impressions, one inscribed in pencil on the back 'After the Deluge' are in the Department of Prints and Drawings, E.614-1886, 29635.B.121'.

Descriptive line

Mezzotint depicting a man and angel conversing, in a mountainous landscape, with a lakeside city. By Alfred Martin (1841-1872), after John Martin. (T.B. Appendix 9, 35) Illustration on page 436 of 'The Wars of Jehovah, In Heaven, Earth and Hell: in nine Books' by Thomas Hawkins, published by Francis Baisler, London, 1844.

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

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

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Men; Angels; Lakes; Cities; Mountains

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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