The Destroying Angel
- Sheet: 21 7/16 x 30 7/16 inches (54.5 x 77.3 cm)
Lettered, lower center: Designed & Engraved by John Martin Chevalier of the Order of Leopold &c. &c. | THE DESTROYING ANGEL. | Exodus, Chapter 12th verse 29th | TO THE REV.DR. CROLY, &c.&c.&c. THIS PLATE IS INSCRIBED. | AS A TESTIMONY OF THE ESTEEM IN WHICH HIS GENIUS AND CHARACTER ARE HELD BY HIS SINCERE FRIEND, | JOHN MARTIN. | LONDON PUBLISHED APPRIL 1ST 1836 BY J. MARTIN, 30 ALLSOP TERRACRE; ACKERMAN & Co. STRAND; HODGSON & GRAVES, 6 PALL MALL; & MOON, THREADNEEDLE STREET CITY"; lettered, lower right: "Depose a la direction"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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- IIIF Manifest:
The World Turned Upside Down - Apocalyptic Imagery in England (Haggerty Museum of Art, 2017-10-05 - 2018-01-18) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Egypt - The Legacy (Sarah Lawrence College Art Gallery, 1990-02-13 - 1990-04-22) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Darkness Visible - The Prints of John Martin (Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1986-09 - 1987-07-21) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
John Martin, Editions Treville Co., Ltd. , Tokyo, 2009, p. 88, cat. 49, NJ18 M39 A12 2009 (YCBA) [YCBA]