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Songs of Innocence and of Experience: P.124-1950

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Current Location: Gallery 3

Titles

Songs of Innocence and of Experience

Maker(s)

Blake, William (Printmaker)

Legal notes

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

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1935) by Riches, Thomas Henry

Dating

In or after 1794 CE - In or after 1808 CE

Note

54 plates

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Leaf Height 300 mm Width 215 mm

Techniques used in production

Hand colouring Drawing Relief etching

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.124-1950
Primary reference Number: 118266
Bindman: 214-269
Bentley: copy R
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 14 March 2022 Last processed: Monday 14 March 2022

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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