[London, n.d., c.1896.]
Etching, 175 x 125mm. 7 x 5". Some marginal spotting; a fine impression.
Adam and Eve expelled from Paradise, an angel brandishing a sword to right. Original etching by William Strang, by way of Masaccio's famous Brancacci chapel fresco. From 'Paradise Lost. By John Milton. A series of twelve illustrations etched by W. Strang', J. C. Nimmo 1896, 150 copies printed. William Strang R.A. R.E. (Scottish, 1859 - 1921), chief pupil of Alphonse Legros. He was one of the original members of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers, and his work was a part of their first exhibition in 1881. Some of his early plates were published in Portfolio and other art magazines.
See BL 003521479.
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