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Bust/Sculpture. John Milton (1608-1674). Rysbrack, John Michael (Briitsh, 1694-1770). The sitter is turned front, facing and looking slightly right. He is bare-headed, and his hair is falling long over the shoulders. He is clean-shaven. The sitter wears a doublet, with wide, falling-band collar, and drapery passing over the right shoulder, and under the left arm. The bust terminates in a low square base, inscribed on the front 'MILTON'. Terracotta, height 23 1/2 inches, dated 1738.