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The Last Days of Pompeii

James G. S. Lucas (English, 19th century), After John Martin (English, 1789–1854)


Dimensions

Image: 21.6 x 29.8 cm (8 1/2 x 11 3/4 in.) Sheet: 32.1 x 42.5 cm (12 5/8 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1994.107

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint and etching on cream wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, below image: Dessine et Grave par J. G. S. Lucas. / Le Dernier Jour de Pompei. The Last Day of Pompei. / Paris, publié par Rittner & Gjoupil Boulevart (sic) Montmartre 9.

Credit Line

George R. Nutter Fund