Adam and Eve Driven out of Paradise

1824–1827
John Martin (English, 1789–1854)


Catalogue Raisonné

C.W.49.; Balston 9A4 (A)

Dimensions

Platemark: 25.4 x 35.2 cm (10 x 13 7/8 in.) Image: 19.2 × 27.8 cm (7 9/16 × 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.1326

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint

Out on Loan

On display at Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown, NY, May 25, 2018 – September 30, 2018

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Paradise Lost, Book 12, line 641
Fully lettered proof

Inscription

Designed & Engraved by J. Martin. Esq.r/Book 12, line 641. Proof/Published by Septimus Prowett, 62 Paternoster Row, 1827. -- Printed by J. Lahee.

Provenance

1969, gift of Samuel Glaser (b. 1902 – d. 1983), Newton, MA, to the MFA. (Accession date: January 14, 1970)

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Glaser