Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné
Patricia Hills, PhD, Founder and Director | Abigael MacGibeny, MA, Project Manager
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© 2008 Christie’s Images Limited
Mihály Munkacsy, Blind Milton dictating "Paradise Lost" to his daughters, 1877

New York Public Library Archives, The New York Public Library. "Blind Milton dictating "Paradise Lost" to his daughters" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 4, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/66760d80-c7f1-0135-7e34-49d3fe482577
Hills no. 29.0.3
Baur no. 124
Study for "Milton Dictating 'Paradise Lost' to His Daughters," after Munkacsy
Alternate titles: possibly Milton Dictating to His Daughters; Milton Dictating 'Paradise Lost'; Sketch for 'Milton Dictating Paradise Lost to his Daughters'; Sketch for Milton Dictating; Study for "Milton Dictating 'Paradise Lost' to His Daughters"
Oil on board
9 7/8 x 10 15/16 in. (25.1 x 26.2 cm)
Initialed lower right: E.J.; verso: …to be /given to Mr. S M…[unclear] compliments, it is the / original sketch of the painting “Milton dictating / Paradise Lost to His Daughters / by Eastman Johnson, NA”
Record last updated August 1, 2021. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Hills, Patricia. "Study for "Milton Dictating 'Paradise Lost' to His Daughters," after Munkacsy, c.1877–80 (Hills no. 29.0.3)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=467 (accessed on December 9, 2021).