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Creator William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title Socrates, a Visionary Head
Date ca. 1820
Medium Graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 8 5/8 x 7 1/4 inches (21.9 x 18.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Socrates"; in graphite, verso, lower center: "Gilchrist 72"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "Aspland 69"; in graphite, verso, lower right, circled: "1"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "K[...]"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.4.42
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1670864
People Represented or Subject • Socrates
Subject Terms beard | head | man | portrait | profile
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