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Jerusalem The Emanation of the Giant Albion.: P.5054-R

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Current Location: Gallery 13: William Blake's Universe


Jerusalem The Emanation of the Giant Albion.


Printmaker: Blake, William
Printer: Tatham, Frederick (Probable)



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1804 - Circa 1818


100 plates on 100 leaves. Designed 1804. Probably printed by Tatham in 1832 or soon after.

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Materials used in production

Red-brown ink

Components of the work

Binding composed of pigskin ( Alum tawed pigskin; blind tooled with five-pointed stars on a chequer-board pattern. Monogrammed and dated. 1966.)
Support composed of paper
Plate Height 222 mm Width 165 mm
Sheet Height 285 mm Width 232 mm

Techniques used in production

Relief etching

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.5054-R
Primary reference Number: 119351
Bentley: 75H
Bindman: 480-579
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 20 February 2024 Last processed: Tuesday 20 February 2024

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

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