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Illustrations of the Book of Job invented & engraved by William Blake [15 of 22 engravings]

Date: 1825
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 x 13 3/16 in. (43.2 x 33.5 cm.)
Medium: engravings on laid India paper
Credit Line: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Edward W. and Julia B. Bodman Collection
Marks: Six plates watermarked: J WHATMAN / TURKEY MILL / 1825
Inscription: Six plates watermarked: J WHATMAN / TURKEY MILL / 1825
Object Number: 72.62.53.14
Label Text:God offers Job a vision of the starry heavens humanized, with personified stars at the top and the sun (left) and moon (right) below His arms. Job, his wife and friends, look up in awe.
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