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Creator George Richmond, 1809–1896, British
after Frederick Tatham, 1805–1878, British
Title William Blake in Youth and Age
Date ca. 1830
Medium Graphite with brush and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 13 1/2 × 10 1/2 inches (34.3 × 26.7 cm)
Inscribed lower center: "Portraits of Willm Blake| at the ages of 28 & 69 years.| Born November 20th 1757. Died August 12 1827| Aetat: 69."
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1992.8.1(101)
Collection Prints and Drawings
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People Represented or Subject • Blake, William (1757–1827), engraver, artist, and poet
Subject Terms artist | men | portrait | profile

R. J. B. Walker, Regency portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London, 1985, p. 52 (vol. 1), N1090 A592 (YCBA)

Matthew Hargraves, William Blake and Paul Mellon : the life of the mind, Open Knowledge Foundation, New York, 2014, [ pp. 1, 6, 7 ], color detail and fig. 6, V 2557 , Printed from URL:

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