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Creator:
John Flaxman, 1755–1826, British
Title:
Illustration to Milton's Paradise Lost: Adam and Eve Guarded by the Angels
Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and gray ink, gray wash and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches (11.4 x 14.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite lower right: "L.R."; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "D26925 [ . . .] L"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.321
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angels | figures | literary theme | men | nudes | Old Testament | religious and mythological subject | women
Associated People:
Adam
Eve
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9555
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