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Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British, Young's Night Thoughts, Page 1, "Swift on His Downy Pinion Flies from Woe", ca. 1797
Young's Night Thoughts, Page 1, "Swift on His Downy Pinion Flies from Woe"
- Part Of:
Collective Title: The Complaint and The Consolation; or, Night Thoughts, by Edward Young
- ca. 1797
- Etching and line engraving with watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Spine: 16 3/4 inches (42.5 cm), Sheet: 16 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches (41.9 x 32.4 cm), Plate: 15 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (39.4 x 31.8 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- angel | blanket | clouds | grass | literary theme | night | nudes | sheep | shroud | sleeping | stars | text | vine | wings
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The Romantic Print in the Age of Revolutions: Hero, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History (Yale Center for British Art, 2003-01-23 - 2003-06-01) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
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