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Blake, William, 1757-1827

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1757-11-28 - 1827-08-12

William Blake (1757-1827), English artist and poet

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

William Blake collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 914
Overview: The collection consists of documents, correspondence, and drawings by the English artist William Blake and his colleague John Linnell. Included are business and financial documents covering the relationship between Blake and Linnell, a letter from Blake to Linnell, two drawings by Blake, and a portrait of Blake by Linnell. The items were acquired by the library between 1941 and 1973.
Dates: 1780-1957, bulk 1780-1834