- Museum number
- Series: Milton: a Poem in 2 Books
Copy A, plate 3: heading to "Milton Book the First"; heading decorated with a shooting star, 2 nude flying figures and tiny figures in lettering; 26 lines of verse beginning "Daughters of Beulah!"; slight textual decoration including vegetation and birds. 1804-1811
Hand-coloured relief etching
- Production date
Height: 148 millimetres
Width: 104 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For commentary on the series "Milton: a Poem in 2 Books" see 1859,0625.1.
This is the second plate in copies C and D. Numbered plate 3 in Keynes; plate 2 in Erdman; plate 3 in Bentley.
- 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
- Registration number