- Museum number
- Series: Milton: a Poem in 2 Books
Copy A, plate 41; landscape with river and hills; a nude haloed Milton standing; his arms supporting a kneeling, gowned, white-haired figure (perhaps Urizen or Ololon); a scene of compassion, although the figures' positions also raise the possibility of sexual contact. 1804-1811
Hand-coloured relief etching, white-line etching
- Production date
Height: 160 millimetres
Width: 116 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For commentary on the series "Milton: a Poem in 2 Books" see 1859,0625.1.
This plate made entirely using the technique of white-line etching.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2000/1 Nov-Feb, London, Tate Britain, 'William Blake'
2004 July-Oct, Cumbria, The Wordsworth Trust, 'Paradise Lost'
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- For acquisition notes see 1859,0625.1.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number