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L'Allegro and Il Penseroso

1901
John Milton (English, 1608–1674), Etched by Birket Foster (English, 1825–1899), Illustrated by Maxfield Parrish (American, 1870–1966)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 11 1/8 in.

Accession Number

37.2210

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

W. Kent and Co., London, 1859. Illustrated with etchings on steel by Birket Foster. Also: L’Allegro in Christmas number of Century Magazine, 1901, with Maxfield Parrish illustrations (loose pages at front). New York, 1901.

Provenance

William A. Sargent Collection

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent

Copyright

Art © Maxfield Parrish Family, LLC/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY