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

The First Book of Urizen, Plate 8, "In Living Creations Appear'd...." (Bentley 5)

Part Of:

Collective Title: The First Book of Urizen, Bentley Copy A

Date:
1794
Medium:
Color-printed relief etching in orange-brown with watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 x 7 1/8 inches (25.4 x 18.1 cm), Plate: 5 7/8 x 4 1/8 inches (14.9 x 10.5 cm), and Spine: 10 1/4 inches (26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite upper right: "8"; in red ink upper right: "[ . . . ]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.5(8)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beard | book | fire | flames | leaf | men | text | vines
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3923
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William Blake, Libros profe´ticos, vol. 1, Atalanta, Vilau¨r, Spain, 2013, p. 288, 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. 250, fig. 28, NX650.S92 P43 2018 (LC) (YCBA)


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