A Sampling of William Blake's Art Work

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The Body of Abel Found by Adam and Eve

c. 1825; Watercolor on wood, 32 x 43 cm (12 3/4 x 17 in)



The Ancient of Days

Relief etching with watercolor, 23.3 x 16.8 cm (9 1/8 x 6 7/8 in)



Joseph of Arimathea Among the Rocks of Albion




The Blasphemer








Satan Inflicting Boils on Job



The Book of Urizen: The Web of Religion

1794. Watercolor and ink on paper, 11 3/8 x 9 1/4" (110 Kb)

executed during Blake's revolutionary period in Lambeth (1793-1800).

The Book of Urizen is Blake's version--or parody--of the biblical Book of Genesis.


Glad Day




Whirlwind of Lovers (Illustration to Dante's Inferno)



Thanks to Nicolas Pioch. Images from his site at: http://metalab.unc.edu/wm/paint/auth/blake/.