Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Print made by Luigi Schiavonetti, 1765–1810, Italian

after William Blake, 1757–1827, British

Text by Robert Blair, 1699–1746, British

Title:
Death of the Strong Wicked Man
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 × 20 inches (34.9 × 50.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Lettered below image, lower left: "Drawn by W. Blake"; lower right: "Engraved by L.Schiavonetti"; lower center: "Death of the Strong Wicked Man | London, Published May 1st. 1808, by Cadell & Davis, Strand"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1476
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
literary theme | religious and mythological subject | crying | flying | agony | mourning | broken | window | nude | goblet | soul | barefoot | wine | corpse | death | flames | man | woman | bed | pallet | The Grave (1743)
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2404