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The Casting of the Rebel Angels into Hell (Illustration to Milton's "Paradise Lost")

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Provenance

Thomas Butts (1757-1845), England; Thomas Butts, Jr., sold 29 June 1853, Foster's (in 139 with No. 536 4, 9, 11, and 12) £17.66 bt. J.C. Strange; B. Quartich, Boston offered catalogue 350 10 August 1883, May 1887, etc. (in 13842 with 32 others; see No. 84) £1,200; purchased 29 April 1890

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

1808

Catalogue Raisonné

Butlin 536 (7)

Dimensions

Sheet: 49.6 x 39.3 cm (19 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

90.98

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors