A fettered Samson sits blind and distraught in a gloomy clearing. Stipple engraving by T. Kirk after R. Westall.
- Westall, Richard, 1765-1836.
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An episode in John Milton's 'Samson agonistes': the first lines of the poem, in which Samson is allowed out of the dungeon to reflect on his blind fate in the open air
Samson agonistes. R. Westall. R.A. delt. Thos. Kirk sculpt. Page 9.
1 print : stipple engraving ; image 22.1 x 15.5 cm
Wellcome Library no. 18362i