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Creator:
William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title:

Pl. 2: Ciampolo Tormented by the Devils ['...seiz'd on his arm, / And mangled bore away the sinewy part.' Hell; Canto xxii. line 70.]

Date:
1827
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove India proof paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/4 × 21 1/4 inches (38.8 × 54 cm), Plate: 11 × 14 inches (28 × 35.6 cm), and Image: 9 7/16 × 13 3/8 inches (24 × 33.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, below image, lower center: "Plate II The Circle of the Corrupt Officials | The Devil Tormenting Ciampolo"; below image, lower right: "B. 128 II/2."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.8(2)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3971
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