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Creator:
John Martin, 1789–1854, British
Title:

The Destroying Angel

Date:
1836
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 7/16 x 30 7/16 inches (54.5 x 77.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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:
B1977.14.11936
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31721
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