An image of Bridge over Chaos

John Martin

(England 1789 – 1854)

Bridge over Chaos

Location
Not on display
Further information

The bridge hangs suspended in space over the bottomless abyss of the underworld. The figures of Satan, Sin and Death appear on the bridge.

Year
1824-1826
Media
Print
Medium
mezzotint
Dimensions
14.6 x 21.1 cm image; 19.2 x 26.8 cm platemark; 25.9 x 36.9 cm sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Parramore Purchase Fund 2009
Accession number
418.2009