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Creator:
Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827
Title:

Air; Plate 6

Part Of:

Collective Title: For Children: The Gates of Paradise

Date:
1793
Materials & Techniques:
Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Spine: 5 1/2 inches (14 cm), Sheet: 5 3/8 x 4 1/2 inches (13.7 x 11.4 cm), Plate: 3 1/4 x 2 7/8 inches (8.3 x 7.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, upper center: "5"

Lettered below image: "Air | 4 | Publish'd 17 May 1793 by W Blake Lambeth"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1489
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | historical subject | men | night | nudes | sitting | sky | stars | text
Access:
Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2418
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