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Creator William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title Five Visionary Heads of Women
Alternate Title(s) Five Visionary Heads (Heads of Women)
Date 1819 to 1820
Medium Graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 10 5/8 x 12 3/4 inches (27 x 32.4 cm)
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Lettering
Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "These are heads he used | to see of deceased worthies | in vision [...]"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "[...] Guiness"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.4.1025
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1670862
Subject Terms heads | portrait | portraits | profiles | sketches | women
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