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The Vestibule of Hell and the Souls mustering to cross the Acheron
illustration for The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri (Inferno III, 22-83)

pen and ink and watercolour over pencil and black chalk, with sponging and traces of gum or glair
52.7 × 37.1 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Butlin 812.5; Butlin & Gott, 4
inscribed in brush and ink l.l.: HELL Canto 3 WB
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.r.: 7
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.c.: No 30 next at p 64
inscribed in pencil on reverse c.: No 30 next at p 64 (erased)
Accession Number
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