Yale Center for British Art

Creator:
Print made by William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title:
The Book of Thel, Plate 8, "IV. / The eternal gates . . . ."
Date:
1789
Materials & Techniques:
Relief etching printed in brown ink, with watercolor and pen and ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/8 x 9 inches (28.9 x 22.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1992.8.3(8)
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
girl | nudes | children | dragon | riding | text | harness | literary theme | religious and mythological subject | snake | serpent
Currently On View:
Not on view
Publications:
William Blake, Libros profe´ticos, vol. 1, Atalanta, Vilau¨r, Spain, 2013, p. 80, PR4142 .S35 2013
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3876