First proof of Arnold Fawcus's facsimile of Blake's Illustrations of the Book of Job
- Materials & Techniques:
- Collotype with hand coloring in watercolor on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 5 1/2 × 6 1/4 inches (14 × 15.9 cm), Image: 3 1/2 × 4 5/8 inches (8.9 × 11.7 cm)
Inscribed in black ink, lower right: "The first proof facsimile of your | Blake - Job watercolours"
Signed and dated in black ink, lower right: "Paris, October '72 | Warmest regards | A D F"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- beard | book | cane | Drum | flock | harp | hill | horn | Job discussing with his friends | kneeling | lute | man | moon | pasture | praying | religious and mythological subject | sheep | shepherd | sleeping | tree | woman
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Published by Arnold Fawcus, 1917–1979, British, First proof of Arnold Fawcus's facsimile of Blake's Illustrations of the Book of Job, 1972
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