The Paradise Lost of John Milton with Illustrations by John Martin
Plates designed and engraved by John Martin (British, Haydon Bridge, Northumberland 1789–1854 Douglas, Isle of Man)
John Milton (British, London 1608–1674 London)
Septimus Prowett (London)
Chatfield & Coleman (London)
Charles Whittingham [the younger] (London)
15 1/2 x 12 1/16 x 2 7/16 in. (39.3 x 30.7 x 6.2 cm)
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Not on view
Inscription: In ink on title: George S. Parkinson
Vendor: John Britnell & Son
Campbell and Wees, 1986, p. 19; Gordon Ray, pp. 44-45
Thomas Balston John Martin, 1789-1854: His Life and Works. Gerald Duckworth, London, 1947, pp. 94-100, 286.
J. Dustin Wees, Michael J. Campbell Darkness Visible: The Prints of John Martin. Ex. cat., Williamstown, Massachusetts, 27 Sept.-30 Nov. 1986; Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, Kansas, 18 Jan.-7 March 1987; Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, Ohio, 5 April to 31 May, 1987. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Williamstown, MA, 1986.
Artist: John Martin (British, Haydon Bridge, Northumberland 1789–1854 Douglas, Isle of Man)Date: ca. 1822Medium: Pen and brown ink, brown wash over red chalk, heightened with white. Squared in black chalk.Accession: 1975.131.200On view in:Not on view