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The Destroying Angel

A work made of brush and brown and black watercolor, with touches of scratching, on cream wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of brush and brown and black watercolor, with touches of scratching, on cream wove paper.

Date:

1833

Artist:

John Martin
English, 1789-1854

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

John Martin

Title

The Destroying Angel

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

1833

Medium

Brush and brown and black watercolor, with touches of scratching, on cream wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed and dated lower right, in pen and brown ink (faded): J.M. 1833"

Dimensions

8.5 × 13.6 cm (3 3/8 × 5 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Lowell and Rowena Libson in memory of Dorothy Braude Edinburg

Reference Number

2015.410

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