Mar 13, 2018 - Sale 2469

Sale 2469 - Lot 1

Price Realized: $ 2,750
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Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
WILLIAM BLAKE
Thy Sons & Thy Daughters Were Eating & Drinking Wine.

Engraving on Chine collé, 1825. 220x172 mm; 8 5/8x6 3/4 inches, full margins. Edition of 215, with the word "Proof" inscribed in the plate, lower right. Published by the artist and J. Linnell, London. From Illustrations of the Book of Job. A superb, dark, well-inked impression with very strong contrasts. Bindman 628.