Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British, Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Plate 17, "A Cradle Song" (Bentley 17), 1789 to 1794
Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Plate 17, "A Cradle Song" (Bentley 17)
- Part Of:
- 1789 to 1794
- Relief etching printed in dark-brown with pen and black ink and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 7 1/8 x 5 inches (18.1 x 12.7 cm), Plate: 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 inches (11.4 x 7 cm), and Spine: 7 3/8 inches (18.7 cm)
Inscribed in black ink upper right: "17"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- baby | branches | chair | children | cradle | crib | drapes | infant | leaf | literary theme | mother | sleeping | text | vines | woman
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