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The Stygian Lake, with the Ireful Sinners fighting
(1824-1827)
illustration for The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri (Inferno VII, 106-26)

Medium
pen and ink and watercolour over pencil and traces of black chalk with sponging
Measurements
52.7 × 37.1 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Butlin 812.15; Butlin & Gott 8
Inscription
inscribed in pen and ink over pencil l.r.: HELL Canto 7
inscribed in pencil u.c.: HELL Stygian Lake (...illeg.) Canto 7 (erased)
inscribed in pencil over erased inscription u.c.: The Stygian Lake
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.r.: 6
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.c.: No 4 next at p 49
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.c.: HELL Canto 3
Accession Number
992-3
Department
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1920
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display