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Titles

I have always found...
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

Maker(s)

Blake, William (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

Dating

1790 - 1793

Note

Two leaves bound together. Copy K

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Binding composed of leather ( Black Morocco) Support composed of paper Leaf Height 239 mm Width 143 mm

Techniques used in production

Relief etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A MEMORABLE FANCY - BLAKE
  • Location: Spine
  • Method of creation: Engraved
  • Type: Title
  • Text: This fragment of Blakes Marriage/ of Heaven & Hell came to me with/ the sings of Innocence, bequeathed/ to me by Sir [???] [???], I found/ it loose in the cover
  • Location: Inside first leaf
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4165-R
Primary reference Number: 118268
Bindman: 102
Bentley: 98K
Bindman (1979): 11
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Thursday 3 June 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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