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Title

Satan arousing the fallen angels

1824


Artist

John Martin

England

1789 - 1854


About

The scene shows Satan:

…on the beach
Of that inflamed sea he stood, and called
His legions, Angel forms, who lay intranced
Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks
In Vallombrosa…


Details


Date

1824


Media category

Print


Materials used

mezzotint with drypoint


Dimensions

26.7 x 20.0 cm image; 32.7 x 24.3 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Parramore Purchase Fund 2009


Location

Not on display


Accession number

412.2009


Artist information

John Martin

Works in the collection

48


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


John Martin Visionary Printmaker, 1992, (illus.). CW 28