William BLAKE

Born
28 November 1757 London, England
Died
12 August 1827 London, England
Nationality
English

 (126 works)

  • A Negro hung alive by the Ribs to a Gallows
    Title
    A Negro hung alive by the Ribs to a Gallows
    Production date
    1792
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE (engraver); John Gabriel STEDMAN (draughtsman)
    Medium
    etching and engraving
    Accession number
    P137-1990
    Credit Line
    Purchased from admission funds, 1990
  • Capaneus the Blasphemer
    Title
    Capaneus the Blasphemer
    Production date
    (1824-1827)
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    pen and ink and watercolour over pencil and black chalk, with sponging and scratching out
    Accession number
    997-3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1920
  • The Vision of Eliphaz
    Title
    The Vision of Eliphaz
    Production date
    1823-1826; 1826 {published}
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    engraving on chine collé
    Accession number
    1058.10-3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1920
  • The Little Girl Found (second plate)
    Title
    The Little Girl Found (second plate)
    Production date
    1789; 1794 {hand-coloured before}
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    relief etching printed in green ink, text strengthened with blue wash, and finished with watercolour
    Accession number
    P122.2-1988
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1988
  • St Peter and St James with Dante and Beatrice
    Title
    St Peter and St James with Dante and Beatrice
    Production date
    (1824-1827)
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    pen and ink and watercolour over black chalk, with sponging
    Accession number
    1022-3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1920
  • Queen Katherine's dream
    Title
    Queen Katherine's dream
    Production date
    1804
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE (etcher); Henry FUSELI (after)
    Medium
    etching and engraving
    Accession number
    P49-1992
    Credit Line
    Gift of Professor Peter Tomory, under the Tax Incentive Scheme, 1992
  • Infant Joy
    Title
    Infant Joy
    Production date
    1789; 1794 {hand-coloured before}
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    relief etching printed in green ink, and finished with watercolour
    Accession number
    P122.4-1988
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1988
  • Spring (second plate)
    Title
    Spring (second plate)
    Production date
    1789; 1794 {hand-coloured before}
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    relief etching printed in green ink, and finished with watercolour
    Accession number
    P122.13-1988
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest 1988
  • The Creation of Eve
    Title
    The Creation of Eve
    Production date
    1822
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    pen and brown and black ink and watercolour over pencil and black chalk, with stippling and sponging
    Accession number
    1024-3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1920
  • The Vision of God
    Title
    The Vision of God
    Production date
    1823-1826; 1826 {published}
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    engraving on chine collé
    Accession number
    1058.18-3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1920
  • Chaucer's Canterbury Pilgrims
    Title
    Chaucer's Canterbury Pilgrims
    Production date
    (1810)
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    etching
    Accession number
    933-4
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939
  • The Angel at the Gate of Dis
    Title
    The Angel at the Gate of Dis
    Production date
    (1824-1827)
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    pen and ink and watercolour over pencil and black chalk, with sponging
    Accession number
    995-3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1920
  • Dante adoring Christ
    Title
    Dante adoring Christ
    Production date
    (1824-1827)
    Artist/Maker
    William BLAKE
    Medium
    pen and ink and watercolour over black chalk, with touches of gum
    Accession number
    1020-3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1920