Blake's Illustrations for the Book of Job

Blake's Illustrations for the Book of Job

by William Blake, Dover Publications
     
 

Among Blake's finest works: 21 watercolors interpreting the great biblical book and its theme of unmerited suffering. Also presented here are 11 additional watercolors, plus 28 black-and-white illustrations, including 21 extraordinary engravings based on the watercolors. All reproduced from a rare, limited facsimile edition published by The Pierpont Morgan

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Among Blake's finest works: 21 watercolors interpreting the great biblical book and its theme of unmerited suffering. Also presented here are 11 additional watercolors, plus 28 black-and-white illustrations, including 21 extraordinary engravings based on the watercolors. All reproduced from a rare, limited facsimile edition published by The Pierpont Morgan Library. New introductory essay. 60 illustrations.

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Antiques & the Arts
These represent Blake's final conception of each illustration and feature decorative borders and texts.

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ISBN-13:
9780486287652
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
11/16/1995
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
9.28(w) x 12.20(h) x 0.32(d)

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