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Illustration 10 to Milton's "Paradise Lost": The Judgment of Adam and Eve: "So Judged He Man"

Date: 1807
9 13/16 x 7 15/16 in. (25 x 20.2 cm.)
Medium: watercolor and pen and black ink over traces of graphite on paper
Credit Line: The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens
Inscription: Signed in lower right: W Blake
Object Number: 000.11
Label Text:Christ, a haloed "mild Judge and Intercessor," stands between the guilt-ridden pair. Sin and Death (see illustration 2) rain down their evils on the earth. The satanic serpent undulates along the ground.