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Creator:
George Richmond, 1809–1896, British
after Frederick Tatham, ?, 1805–1878, British
Title:
Portrait of Catherine Blake
Date:
ca. 1830
Medium:
Graphite and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 × 10 1/2 inches (34.3 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed lower center: "Catherine Blake| Died October 18th 1831. Aetat: 65 years.| from a Drawing made by the Author| of the Biography| from life."

Signed lower right: "George Richmond"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.1(102)
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait | spouses | wives | women
Associated People:
Blake [née Boucher], Catherine Sophia (1762–1831), wife and assistant to William Blake
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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The Human Form Divine - William Blake from the Paul Mellon Collection (Yale Center for British Art, 1997-04-02 - 1997-07-06)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3433
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