Skip to main content

St Michael casting Lucifer from Heaven: 2803

An image of Drawing

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage


St Michael casting Lucifer from Heaven


Draughtsman: Schwarz, Christoph (After)



Measurements and weight

Height: 306 mm
Width: 215 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank


A copy after, the painting on the High Altar of the Michaels Kirche in Munich

School or Style

German School

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, with brown and grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: federico Zucchero
  • Location: Below
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 3/3/-
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2803
Primary reference Number: 5981
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "St Michael casting Lucifer from Heaven" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-07-14 01:01:04

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=St Michael casting Lucifer from Heaven |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-07-14 01:01:04|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="St Michael casting Lucifer from Heaven"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">St Michael casting Lucifer from Heaven</figcaption>

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...