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Milton Descending
Milton Casting off the Robe of the Promise
Plate 13 from the book Milton A Poem, c. 1811

William Blake, English, 1757 - 1827. Text by William Blake, English, 1757 - 1827. Printed by the artist or his wife, Catherine Blake, English, 1762 - 1831.

Made in England, Europe

c. 1807-1809

Color relief etching and white line engraving; trial proof inked à la poupée in red and blue-black ink

Image: 6 5/16 x 4 3/8 inches (16 x 11.1 cm) Plate: 6 11/16 x 4 5/8 inches (17 x 11.7 cm) Sheet: 8 3/8 x 6 1/16 inches (21.3 x 15.4 cm) Mount: 8 5/8 x 6 5/16 inches (21.9 x 16 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Carl Zigrosser, 1975

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