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The terror answerd: P.684-1985

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The terror answerd
America A Prophecy


Printmaker: Blake, William




History note: From the collection of W.E. Moss, sold at Sotheby's, 2 March 1937, lot 170

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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 (1985-04) by Keynes, Geoffrey


Production date: AD 1793

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Materials used in production

Orange ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 242 mm Width 170 mm
Sheet Height 280 mm Width 207 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing
Relief etching

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.684-1985
Primary reference Number: 988
Bindman: 155
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 2 November 2023

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

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