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Print - Raphael conversing with Adam and Eve
  • Raphael conversing with Adam and Eve
    Martin, John
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Raphael conversing with Adam and Eve

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1827 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Martin, John (artist)

  • 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 242

Physical description

Mezzotint titled 'Raphael conversing with Adam and Eve'. Proof, Imperial Folio.

Place of Origin

London (published)


1827 (published)


Martin, John (artist)

Materials and Techniques



Height: 25.4 cm average size, Width: 35.6 cm average size

Object history note

An edition of the smaller plates to Paradise Lost (Imperial Octavo) (T.B. Appendix 9, 4, D), also published by S.Prowett, 1827, is in the Department of Prints and Drawings, E.532-555-1966.

Descriptive line

'Raphael conversing with Adam and Eve'. Plate from 'The Paradise Lost of Milton, with illustrations designed and engraved by John Martin [1789-1854]', in two volumes, published by Septimus Prowett, London, 1827. Mezzotint.

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

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



Subjects depicted

Angels; Biblical scenes




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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