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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: watercolor and pen and black ink over graphite on paper
Credit Line: The Huntington Library, Art Museum, 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.