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Creator William Blake, 1757–1827, British
Title Mary Magdalen at the Sepulchre
Alternate Title(s) The Magdalene at the Sepulchre
Date ca. 1805
Medium Watercolor with pen and black ink and gray ink on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 17 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches (43.8 x 31.1 cm)
Inscribed in black ink, lower right, circled: "inv | WB"; in graphite, lower center: "W. Blake del"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.4.1794
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms angels | Christianity | faith | halos | kneeling | men | religious and mythological subject | Resurrection of Christ | robes | sepulchres | shrouds | urns | veil | wings | woman

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 5, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

William Blake, Tate Publishing, London, p. 94, cat. 71, NJ18.B57 M97 2019 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)

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