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Inscription

lower left in plate: PAINTED & ENGRAVED BY JOHN MARTIN; lower center in plate: London Published May 9 1827. by Mr. Martin, 30, Allsops Buildings, New Road

Provenance

Christopher Lennox-Boyd; (C. G. Boerner Limited, New York); purchased 2002 by NGA.

Exhibition History
2006
The Artist's Vision: Romantic Traditions in Great Britain, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2006 - 2007
Bibliography
1947
Balston, Thomas. John Martin, 1789 - 1854 London, 1947.
2002
C.G. Boerner. English Mezzotints from the Lennox-Boyd Collection. New York, 2002: no. 79.