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Songs of Innocence and of Experience: P.125-1950

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Current Location: In storage


Songs of Innocence and of Experience


Printmaker: Blake, William



Acquisition and important dates

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


In or after 1789 CE - In or after 1825 CE


54 plates

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Materials used in production

Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Leaf Height 300 mm Width 215 mm

Techniques used in production

Hand colouring
Relief etching

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.125-1950
Primary reference Number: 118267
Bindman: 214-269
Bentley: copy AA
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 5 September 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 1 February 2023

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

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