The Circle of the Falsifiers: Dante and Virgil Covering their Noses Because of the Stench. Inferno, canto XXIX

A work made of hand-colored engraving on india paper, laid down on wove paper (chine collé).
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  • A work made of hand-colored engraving on india paper, laid down on wove paper (chine collé).

Date:

1827, printed c. 1892

Artist:

William Blake
English, 1757-1827

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Artist

William Blake

Title

The Circle of the Falsifiers: Dante and Virgil Covering their Noses Because of the Stench. Inferno, canto XXIX

Origin

England

Date

1827

Medium

Hand-colored engraving on India paper, laid down on wove paper (chine collé)

Dimensions

240 × 338 mm (image); 272 × 354 mm (plate); 394 × 539 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth D. McCormick

Reference Number

1929.327

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