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Creator:
Attributed to John Martin, 1789–1854, British
Title:
Cain and Abel
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, graphite, and white gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 1/8 x 2 3/4 inches (5.4 x 7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4244
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clubs (weapons) | death | flock | Genesis from the creation to the expulsion from paradise, and later years of Adam and Eve | hills | murder | Old Testament | palm trees | rams | religious and mythological subject | rocks (landforms) | running | sheep | sheep | staff | trees
Associated People:
Abel
Cain
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11039
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