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Creator:
Print made by Luigi Schiavonetti, 1765–1810, Italian
after William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Text by Robert Blair, 1699–1746, British
Published by Cadell and Davies, 1773–1836, British
Title:
The Reunion of the Soul & the Body
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Binding: 16 inches (40.6 cm), Sheet: 15 3/4 × 12 1/4 inches (40 × 31.1 cm), Plate: 11 3/4 × 9 1/8 inches (29.8 × 23.2 cm), and Image: 9 3/8 × 7 inches (23.8 × 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered below image, lower left: "Drawn by W.Blake."; lower right: "Etched by L. Schiavonetti"; lower center: "The Reunion of the Soul & the Body. | London, Published May 1st. 1808, by Cadell & Davis, Strand."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1455
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
body | death | embrace | flames | flying | grave | kneeling | literary theme | man | nude | religious and mythological subject | smoke | soul | The Grave (1743) | tombstone | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2382
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