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Creator:
Print made by John Martin, 1789–1854, British
and J. P. Quilley, active 1828
after John Martin, 1789–1854, British
Title:

Pandemonium

Additional Title(s):

Pandemonium, from John Milton, 'The Paradise Lost'

Date:
1831
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 22 3/8 × 30 3/4 inches (56.8 × 78.1 cm) and Image: 19 1/8 × 27 5/8 inches (48.6 × 70.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "Pandemonium"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Lettered below image, lower left: "Designed by John Martin. | For the New Series."; lower right: "Engraved by John Martin. | And I.P.Quilly."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11944
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
building | chaos | city | cliff | demon | devil | dome | dragon | flame | hell | Paradise Lost (published 1667) by John Milton | pillar | rock | shield | spear | statue | torch
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31729
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