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Creator Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title Europe. A Prophecy, Plate 1, Frontispiece
Date 1794
Medium Color-printed relief etching in dark brown with pen and black ink, oil and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper inlaid to size
Dimensions Sheet: 14 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches (37.5 x 26.7 cm) Plate: 9 1/8 x 6 5/8 inches (23.2 x 16.8 cm) Spine: 15 3/8 inches (39.1 cm)
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Inscribed on back in graphite center: "1"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1992.8.4(1)
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1668153
Subject Terms beard | compass | men | nudes | religious and mythological subject | sun
Publications

Matthew Hargraves, William Blake and Paul Mellon : the life of the mind, Open Knowledge Foundation, New York, 2014, [ pp. 5-6 ], fig. 4, V 2557 , Printed from URL: http://openglam.org/2014/10/07/william-blake-and-paul-mellon-the-life-of-the-mind


David H. Solkin, Art in Britain 1660-1815, Yale University Press, New Haven, 2015, p. 255-256, fig. 260, N6766 S65 2015 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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