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

Songs of Innocence, Plate 28, "Laughing Song" (Bentley 15)

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Songs of Innocence, Plate 29, "The Little Black Boy" (Bentley 9)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Songs of Innocence, Bentley Copy G

Date:
1789
Medium:
Relief etching printed in brown with pen and ink and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/2 x 5 3/8 inches (19.1 x 13.7 cm), Plate: 4 1/4 x 2 5/8 inches (10.8 x 6.7 cm), and Plate (verso): 4 3/8 x 2 5/8 inches (11.1 x 6.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.12(16)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
branches | chairs | children | dinner | drinking | food | leaf | literary theme | men | mother | sitting | sunset | table | text | trees | vines | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3715
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