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Creator William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Plate 48, "The Fly" (Bentley 40)
Alternate Title(s) Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Bentley Copy F
Date 1794
Medium Color-printed relief etching with pen and ink and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches (18.4 x 12.1 cm) Plate: 4 5/8 x 2 7/8 inches (11.7 x 7.3 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "34"; in graphite, lower center: "48"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1978.43.1579
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms badminton | branches | children | historical subject | leaf | mother | shuttlecock | text | trees | vines | women
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