Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British, For Children. The Gates of Paradise, Plate 12, "Help! Help!", 1793
For Children. The Gates of Paradise, Plate 12, "Help! Help!"
- Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Spine: 5 1/2 inches (14 cm), Sheet: 5 3/8 x 4 1/2 inches (13.7 x 11.4 cm), and Plate: 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 inches (6.7 x 4.8 cm)
Inscribed in brown ink, upper center: "11"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- arm | clouds | drowning | hand | historical subject | night | ocean | sky | text | water | waves (natural events)
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