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Illustration 7 to Milton's "Paradise Lost": The Rout of the Rebel Angels

Date: 1807
11 5/16 x 8 3/16 in. (28.8 x 20.8 cm.)
Medium: pen and watercolor
Credit Line: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Inscription: Signed in lower right: W Blake
Object Number: 000.8
Label Text:In the war in heaven, Christ with His mighty bow sends the rebellious angels to hell. As in the first illustration, the representation of the falling angels owes much to Michelangelo's Last Judgement fresco.