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

Albion Compelling the Four Zoas to Their Proper Tasks

Additional Title(s):

Unknown subject: the Sun

Date:
1804 to 1810
Medium:
Graphite and black chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 x 12 1/4 inches (25.1 x 31.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "1930.234"

Collectors mark: Yale University Art Gallery

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Anonymous Gift, The Frederick Benjamin Kaye Memorial Collection, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.718
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
drapery | literary theme | men | nudes | sickle | wind | wings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7232
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