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Heaven--The Rivers of Bliss. Paradise Lost: book 11 line 78.

Artist:John Martin


Medium:Mezzotint with etching.


Size:c.14.7 x 20.8 cm. c.5.3/4 x 8.1/8 inches. subject.

Condition:Very good.

Description:Imperial folio edition on large paper c.31 x 42.5 cm. Lettered: Designed & Engraved by John Martin Esqr./ Book 11, line 78. proof./ London, Published Septimus Prowett, 23 Old Bond Street 1825. A scarce proof example on large paper and a superb impression of the small plate series. Ref: C.W. 71.