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

Europe. A Prophecy, Plate 17, "Shot from the heights . . . . " (Bentley 18)

Date:
1794
Medium:
Color-printed relief etching in dark brown with pen and black ink, oil and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches (37.5 x 26.7 cm), Plate: 9 1/8 x 6 1/2 inches (23.2 x 16.5 cm), and Spine: 15 3/8 inches (39.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in gray ink upper right: "15"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.4(17)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
children | fire | flame | leaf | men | nudes | stairs | text | vines | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3891
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William L. Pressly, James Barry's murals at the Royal Society of Arts : envisioning a new public art, Cork University Press, Cork, Ireland, 2014, pp. 289-90, fig. 58, NJ18.B2425 P725 2014 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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