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Creator:
Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title:
The Book of Thel, Plate 8, "IV. / The eternal gates . . . ."
Date:
1789
Medium:
Relief etching printed in brown with pen and ink and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/8 x 9 inches (28.9 x 22.9 cm), Plate: 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (14 x 11.4 cm), and Spine: 11 1/2 inches (29.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.3(8)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
children | dragon | girl | harness | literary theme | nudes | religious and mythological subject | riding | serpent | snake | text
Access:
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Publications:
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William Blake, Libros profe´ticos, vol. 1, Atalanta, Vilau¨r, Spain, 2013, p. 80, PR4142 .S35 2013

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3876
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