- The Man Sweeping the Interpreter's Parlour
- ca. 1822
- White-line metal cut engraving on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 7 x 9 1/8 inches (17.8 x 23.2 cm) and Plate: 3 1/8 x 6 3/8 inches (7.9 x 16.2 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "Extremely rare"; lower center: "'Sweeping the Interpreter's House,' From the Pilgrim's Progress, See [...] | [...] and Lord C[...] Sale Lot [...] 8"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- angel | beard | broom | clouds | dust | literary theme | men | religious and mythological subject | steps | wings | women
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William Blake, 1757–1827, British, The Man Sweeping the Interpreter's Parlour, ca. 1822
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