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Print: P.454-1985 (8)

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Object information

Titles

  • Job's Comforters
  • Illustrations of the Book of Job

From the stock sold by the Linnell Trustees at Christie's, 15 March 1918, in lot 188

Named entities

Legal notes

Allocated by H.M. Treasury through the Minister of Arts, accepted in lieu of capital taxes

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Bequeathed
  • Dates: 1985-04

Dating

    1825 CE - 1826 CE

Maker(s)

Note

Proof

Plate 7 to Illustrations of the Book of Job, in twenty-one plates

Agents depicted

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of paper
  • Plate measuring: Height by mm by 216 by Width by mm by 170
  • Sheet measuring: Height by mm by 431 by Width by mm by 330

Techniques used in production

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 7
  • Location: Image upper right corner
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: London. Published as the Act directs March 8 : 1825. by William Blake N 3 Fountain Court Strand
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address
  • Text: Proof
  • Location: Plate lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Edition
  • Text: W Blake inven & sculp
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: P.454-1985 (8)
  • Primary reference Number: 744
  • Bindman: 632
  • Bentley: 421
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Monday 3 August 2020
  • Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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