- Museum number
- Series: Milton: a Poem in 2 Books
Copy A, plate 16; above, landscape with 3 gowned females l, mourning, and 3 gowned figures r, seated and looking right; landscape with a bearded head (Urizen) peeping from the shadows and two nude figures, one becoming a tree; in the middle, 36 lines of verse beginning "In those three females...". 1804-1811
Hand-coloured relief etching
- Production date
Height: 157 millimetres
Width: 94 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For commentary on the series "Milton: a Poem in 2 Books" see 1859,0625.1.
The six female figures at the top of this plate represent Milton's three wives and three daughters.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2000/1 Nov-Feb, London, Tate Britain, 'William Blake'
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- For acquisition notes see 1859,0625.1.
- Prints and Drawings
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