Eve’s Dream - Satan Aroused mezzotint with etching on cream laid paper by John Martin, British, 1789-1854. Illustration is for John Milton’s Paradise Lost. Milton, British, 1608-1674.
When the angels, Ithuriel and Zephon, left, discover Satan disguised as a toad and whispering to Eve while she slept. Ithuriel’s spear touches him and Satan regains his natural form.