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Creator William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title The Poems of Thomas Gray, Design 67, "The Fatal Sisters."
Alternate Title(s) Verso: The Poems of Thomas Gray, Design 68, "The Fatal Sisters."
The Poems of Thomas Gray
Date between 1797 and 1798
Medium Watercolor with pen and black ink and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with inlaid letterpress page
Dimensions Sheet: 16 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches (41.9 x 32.4 cm)
Inscribed in black ink upper right: "1"; on verso in black ink upper left: "2"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1992.8.11(34)
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms angel | armor | dresses | feathers | gloves | gown | helmets | joust | knights | literary theme | religious and mythological subject | scales | sky | soldiers | spear | text | wings | women

Arnold Fawcus, Unknown Watercolours by William Blake, Illustrated London News, vol. 259, No. 6881, December 25, 1971, pp. 45-46, 49-51, Available online: Illus London News Hist. Archiv

Colin Cross, Blake revealed, William Blake : Discovery of a Masterwork, Observer, vol. 12, November 21, 1971, V 1245 , Detached from Observer colour magazine

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