Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
Inscription: Marks: T.E. Lewinsky collector's mark
Inscription: Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "The Ancient of Days in an orb of light surrounded | by dark clouds as referred to in the Proverbs VIII. 27 | stooping down with an enormous pair of compasses to | describe the destined orb ot the World - | (Blake) Paradise Lost | Book VII line 236"; in brown ink, center right: "'When he prepared the Heavens. | I was there, when he set a compass | wpon the face of the depth' | Proverbs Chap 8 v 27"
Artist: Unknown artist
Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection