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Tornado–Zeus Battling Typhon (Erasmus Darwin, The Botanic Garden)

Artist:
William Blake (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Artist:
After Henry Fuseli (Swiss, Zürich 1741–1825 London)
Publisher:
John Johnson (London) St. Paul's Churchyard
Date:
August 1, 1795
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
image: 8 5/16 x 6 11/16 in. (21.1 x 17 cm) sheet: 9 15/16 x 7 5/16 in. (25.2 x 18.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
66.544.31
Not on view
Vendor: Stanley Crowe (British)
Russell 79b; Keynes 108; Esson & Essick XXXVI; Bentley 450c; Weinglass 116
Archibald G. B. Russell Engravings of William Blake. Boston and New York, 1912, cat. no. 79b.

Geoffrey Keynes A Bibliography of William Blake. New York, 1921, cat. no. 108.

Roger R. Easson, Robert N. Essick William Blake: Book Illustrator: a bibliography and catalogue of the commercial engravings. Normal, Illinois, 1972, cat. no. XXXVI.

Gert Schiff Johann Heinrich Füssli, 1741-1825. Schweizerisches Institut für Kunstwissenschaft, Oeuvrekataloge Schweizer Künstler, 2 vols., Zurich and Munich, 1973, Cat. no. 976: I, p. 533; II, p. 284, ill.

David H. Weinglass Prints and Engraved Illustrations by and after Henry Fuseli; A Catalogue Raisonné. Aldershot, Hampshire and Brookfield, Vermont, 1994, cat. no. 116, pp. 125-6, ill.



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