Print, Milton Dictating Paradise Lost to His Daughters


Accession Number: 2002.2

Description: Photogravure print. Printed beneath the image is "Milton Dictating Paradise Lost to His Daughters. From The Painting By Michael Munkacsy." At the bottom left corner is printed "Hungarian Section." The image shows John Milton, blind author, seated at one end of a table. His three daughters are gathered around the table; one is writing as she listens intently to him.

Height: 10.25

Width: 14.5

Date Made: ca. 1878

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2002.2

Subjects: Blind Milton, John, 1608-1674 Noted individuals

Dimension Notes: 8 3/8 x 12 1/2 in. comp.

Made: [unknown]

Material: Paper

Updated: 06/29/2021