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Creator:
Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title:
America. A Prophecy, Plate 10, "The Terror Answered...."
Date:
1793
Medium:
Color-printed relief etching in green-black with pen and black ink and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches (36.8 x 26.7 cm) and Plate: 9 3/8 x 6 5/8 inches (23.8 x 16.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in blue ink upper right: "8"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.2(10)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beard | clouds | men | night | religious and mythological subject | robe | rocks (landforms) | text | water
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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William Blake - His Art & Times (Yale Center for British Art, 1982-09-15 - 1982-11-14)

William Blake - His Art & Times (Art Gallery of Ontario, 1982-12-03 - 1983-02-06)

The Human Form Divine - William Blake from the Paul Mellon Collection (Yale Center for British Art, 1997-04-02 - 1997-07-06)

The Critique of Reason : Romantic Art, 1760–1860 (Yale University Art Gallery, 2015-03-06 - 2015-07-26)

William Blake - The Artist (Tate Britain, 2019-09-11 - 2020-02-20)

Publications:
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William Blake, Libros profe´ticos, vol. 1, Atalanta, Vilau¨r, Spain, 2013, p. 213, PR4142 .S35 2013

He´le`ne Pharabod-Ibata, The Challenge of the Sublime, from Burke's Philosophical Enquiry to British Romantic Art, Manchester University Press, Manchester, p. 178, fig. 9, NX650.S92 P43 2018 (LC) (YCBA)

William Blake, Tate Publishing, London, p. 72, cat. 47, NJ18.B57 M97 2019 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3852
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