Study for the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

John Martin (British, 1789-1854)
Study for the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, 19th century

Watercolor on Paper
4 15/16 x 7 3/8 in. (7 12.5 x 18.4 cm)
Gift of Gloria Middeldorf in Memory of Ulrich Middeldorf,


?-1987, Collection of Ulrich Middeldorf, Florence, Italy

1987, Gift of Gloria Middeldorf to IU Art Museum

Alternate Titles

A Horseman of the Apocalypse

Copy of West's 'Death on a Pale Horse'


A study of Benjamin West's "Death on the Pale Horse" (1817) in the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Provenance research on this work is ongoing, and this record will be updated as more information becomes available.