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Title(s):

Satan presiding at the Infernal Council Book 2 line 1 The Paradise Lost of John Milton

Maker(s):

Martin, John; printmaker; British artist, 1789-1854
Chatfield & Coleman; printer; ?
Prowett, Septimus; publisher

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1825 1827

School/Style:

British

Production
Place (legacy):

London?, publisher, city

Production
Note(s):

Proof
From the small plate (quarto) edition of The Paradise Lost of Milton with illustrations designed and engraved by John Martin, London, Septimus Prowett, 1827. Edition of 50.

Technique:

mezzotint

Material(s):

black carbon ink; Medium
India paper; Support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, mm
width, plate, mm
height, sheet, mm
width, sheet, mm

Acquisition:

given; 1974-12; Mackley, George

Inscription(s):

signature; plate lower centre; printed; Designed & Engraved by J. Martin Esqr.
title; plate lower centre; printed; Book 2. line 1.
edition; plate lower right; printed; Proof
address; plate lower centre; printed; London Published by Septimus Prowett, 23, Old Bond Street. 1825

Alternative
Number:

Balston; 9a4C(5); 1947

Related Object(s):

P.1184-1974; The Fall of the Rebel Angels
P.1185-1974; Satan on the Burning Lake
P.1186-1974; Satan on the Burning Lake
P.1187-1974; Pandemonium
P.1189-1974; The Conflict between Satan and Death
P.1190-1974; The Courts of God
P.1192-1974; The Angels guarding Paradise at Night
P.1193-1974; Raphael conversing with Adam and Eve
P.1194-1974; Creation of Light
P.1195-1974; Bridge over Chaos

Accession:

Object Number: P.1188-1974
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 98464; input: 2004-03-23; modified: 2016-06-30)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/98464