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

Europe. A Prophecy, Frontispiece Proof Impression

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Jerusalem, Plate 30 Proof Impression

Date:
ca. 1820
Medium:
Relief etching; verso: relief etching with pen and black ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches (31.8 x 23.5 cm), Plate: 9 1/4 x 6 5/8 inches (23.5 x 16.8 cm), and Plate (verso): 8 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches (21.3 x 14.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite lower right: "[...] 43 | B [...] Watteau"; on back in graphite lower right: "[...]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.1(106)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angel | bald | fire | flames | leaf | men | nudes | religious and mythological subject | text | wings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3437
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