Illustration to the 'Divine Comedy' by Dante by William Blake

6 illustrations, 1) The Mission of Virgil, 2) The Circle of the Lustful, 3) The Baffled Devils Fighting, 4) The Circle of the Traitors, 5) The Proud under their enormous Loads and 6) The Recording Angel.


Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
34 x 24 cm
Acquired in:
1919
Vendor:
Linnell family

Provenance

Commissioned by the artist, John Linnell, then by descent.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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