The Voice of the Ancient Bard

The Voice of the Ancient Bard
leaf 6 verso from Songs of Innocence
1789; 1794 {hand-coloured before}

Artist/s name
William BLAKE


Medium
relief etching printed in green ink, text strengthened with blue wash, and finished with watercolour
Measurements
10.7 x 6.3 cm (image and plate) 18.9 x 13.6 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné/s
Bentley Supplement, 139 Copy X; Erdman 1975, 54; Bindman 1978, 223; Butlin & Gott 39l
Accession Number
P122.12-1988
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1988
Gallery Location
Not on display

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