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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, by William Blake

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An image of Book/Print. The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. Page 5. Blake, William (British, 1757-1827). Relief etching, hand colouring and colour printing. Coloured ink and watercolour on paper, vellum binding with gilt decoration, height 202 mm, width 132 mm, circa 1808.

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Book/Print. The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. Page 5. Blake, William (British, 1757-1827). Relief etching, hand colouring and colour printing. Coloured ink and watercolour on paper, vellum binding with gilt decoration, height 202 mm, width 132 mm, circa 1808.

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  • Accession Number: P.123-1950
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 696 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 743.38kB
  • Exposure time: 1/15
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Captured: 2012:03:28 14:16:25

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19th Century Blake book British School colour printing English etching falling fire Fitz_PDP flames handwriting handwritten hell hellish horses illustration male nude marriage marriage of heaven and hell nude poem poetry poets print Romanticism tumbling upside down watercolour William Blake writing

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