At last, as from a cloud his 'fulgent head And shape, star bright appear'd ____Book X.l.449.
Printed for J. Parsons, 21, Paternoster Row. June 1.1795.
Engraving. 247 x 160mm. 9¾ x 6¼". Trimmed.
A plate to some of the text from John Milton's "Paradise Lost"; an epic religious poem concerning the Christian story of the Fall of Man. In book X; the Father and Son and all the angels are aware of Adam & Eve's treachery and that they have eaten from the Tree of Knowledge.
[Ref: 19320] £45.00