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Catalog Number 1954.0012
Other Number D 2/9, D 2/10
Collection Rosenbach
Object Name Drawing
Lexicon Category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon Sub-category Art
Description Two pencil sketches on grey wove paper.

Recto: Joseph of Arimathea preaching to the inhabitants of Britain . Joseph of Arimathea stands at left with a staff, exhorting a group of standing figures.

Verso: A curly-haired woman playing a harp.

Date 1780 ca.
Artist Blake, William, 1757-1827
Title Woman Playing a Harp/Joseph of Arimathea preaching to the inhabitants of Britain
Made Blake, William/ England
Material Paper/Cardboard/Illustration Board
Dimensions H-11 W-16.5 inches
Subjects Sketches
Preaching
Harps
Crowds