- Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Plate 8, "The Little Black Boy" (Bentley 9)
- 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 3/8 x 2 3/4 inches (11.1 x 7 cm), and Spine: 7 3/8 inches (18.7 cm)
Inscribed in black ink upper right: "8"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- branches | child | children | dusk | leaf | literary theme | mother | sitting | sunset | text | tree | vine | women
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Deborah Cullen, Caribbean: Art at the Crossroads of the World, , El Museo del Barrio, New York, 2012, p. 181, N6591 .C375 2012 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)
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Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British, Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Plate 8, "The Little Black Boy" (Bentley 9), 1789 to 1794
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