TEXT On the variety of the Mature Romantic tradition. .

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John Martin (1789-1854)

 Sadak in Search of the Waters of Oblivion (1812)

 The Last Bard (1817)

 Belschazzar's Feast (1821)

 Assuaging the Waters (1830)

 The Seventh Plague on Egypt (1830)

 The Deluge (1834)

 Day of Wrath (1852),

 Day of Wrath (detail)

 The Plains of Heaven (1853)

 The Plains of Heaven (detail)

Antoine Wiertz (1806-1865)

 Suicide (1840)

 Hunger, Madness, Crime (1853)

 Buried Alive (1846)

 Beautiful Rosine (1847)

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