____He with his consorted Eve, The story heard attentive.___Book VII.l.50.
Printed by J. Parsons, No.21 Paternoster Row, February 1.st 1795.
Engraving. 248 x 158mm. 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. Seated by a lake with Eve, Adam asks the Archangel Raphael about how and why the world was created, as well as about his own creation.
[Ref: 19331] £45.00