[Milton-L] Re: Trying to Identify a Painting

HANNIBAL HAMLIN hamlin.22 at osu.edu
Fri Feb 1 11:37:04 EST 2008


The one I know (and like) best is in the NY Public Library, by Mihaly Munkascy


but there also seems to be a painting on the same subject by Eugene Delacroix (not sure where it is)


All the best,


Hannibal Hamlin
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter C. Herman" <herman2 at mail.sdsu.edu>
Date: Friday, February 1, 2008 10:57 am
Subject: [Milton-L] Re: Trying to Identify a Painting

> Hello All,
> I am trying to identify a painting of Milton dictating Paradise 
> Lost 
> to his daughters. The image has Milton in the center of the 
> painting 
> surrounded by his three adoring progeny, one of whom is taking 
> Milton's dictation. There is a landscape visible in the window, 
> and 
> Milton's foot rests on a stool. Here is the URL for the image: 
> http://joefelso.files.wordpress.com/2007/05/763px-orlai-milton-1.jpg
> And if anyone knows of any other images of Milton composing 
> "Paradise 
> Lost" (other than the ones by Fuseli and Dixon), I would be grateful.
> Peter C. Herman
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