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Engraved illustration from Macrone's edition of 'Milton's Poetical Works'

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (engraved)

  • Date:

    1835 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
    Macrone, John, born 1809 - died 1837 (publisher)
    Miller, William, born 1796 - died 1882 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Line engraving on steel

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Horace Mummery

  • Museum number:

    E.4748-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EL, shelf 123

Physical description

Line engraving printed on an individual sheet, illustrating a poetical work by John Milton

Place of Origin

Britain (engraved)

Date

1835 (engraved)

Artist/maker

Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
Macrone, John, born 1809 - died 1837 (publisher)
Miller, William, born 1796 - died 1882 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Line engraving on steel

Descriptive line

Line engraving by William Miller entitled 'St. Michael's Mount - Shipwreck of Lycides', after a drawing by J. M. W. Turner illustrating the poetical works of Milton, published by John Macrone. Great Britain, 1835.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Line engraving

Subjects depicted

Shipwreck; Seas; Poetry; Illustration

Categories

Prints; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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