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

Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Plate 45, "The Chimney Sweeper" (Bentley 37)

Part Of:

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

Date:
1794
Medium:
Color-printed relief etching with 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 1/2 x 2 3/4 inches (11.4 x 7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "31"; in graphite, lower center: "45"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1576
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bag | children | clouds | historical subject | houses | rain | street | text | vines
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2522
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