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

Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Plate 2, Innocence Title Page (Bentley 3)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Bentley Copy F

Date:
1789
Medium:
Relief etching printed in green with pen and ink and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches (18.4 x 12.1 cm) and Plate: 4 3/4 x 3 inches (12.1 x 7.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1547
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bird | book | children | fruit | historical subject | mother | reading | seated | text | trees | vine | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2479
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Robert Hoozee, British vision : observation and imagination in British art, 1750-1950, , Mercatorfonds Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels , Ghent, 2007, p. 343, no. 232, fig. 232, N6767 B78 2007 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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