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A Parody on Milton
A Parody on Milton
Date:
1810
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
Image: 247 x 348 mm (9 3/4 x 13 11/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2442
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Cheers! Prints and Drawings on the Subject of Drinking from the Permanent Collection, 13 Dec 1978 - 28 Feb 1988.

A gross, drunk woman with warty nose stumbles into the bedchamber of a skinny man, who proclaims 'On she came - such as I saw her in my dream - Grease was in all er steps- Geneva in her hand an every gesture feeling ripe for fun', the words twisted from Milton.