Frontispiece For
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
G4316
People
William Blake, British (London, England 1757 - 1827 London, England)
Title
Frontispiece for "America a Prophecy"
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: America a Prophecy
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1793
Culture
British
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Color relief etching on off white wove paper
Technique
Relief etching
Dimensions
sheet cut to image: 23.3 x 16.8 cm (9 3/16 x 6 5/8 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
B. 267; Bindman (1978) 146
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G4316
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Re-View: S426A (Large Niche) #1: The Past and the Present: British Art of the 19th Century, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 09/03/2010 - 11/20/2010

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted