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The Fall of Satan
1823-1826; published 1826
plate 16 from Illustrations of The Book of Job

engraving on chine collé
18.8 × 15.0 cm (image) 20.1 × 16.4 cm (plate) 39.3 × 26.2 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bindman 1978, 641; Essick Job A16; Butlin & Gott 49q
one of 150 sets on Whatman Turkey Mill paper (from the first edition of 215 marked 'Proof')
printed in ink (in image) u.r.: 16
printed in ink (in image) u.l.-l.r.: (various inscriptions)
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: WBlake inv & sculp
printed in ink l.l.-l.r.: London. Published as the Act directs March 8: 1825 by William Blake No (o in superscript) 3 Fountain Court Strand
printed in ink l.r.: Proof
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1920
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display