Then Satan Went Forth from the Presence of the Lord

Accession Number
1975/2.3

Title
Then Satan Went Forth from the Presence of the Lord

Artist(s)
William Blake

Object Creation Date
published March 8, 1825

Medium & Support
line and stipple engraving on chine colle mounted on India paper

Dimensions
19 15/16 in x 13 9/16 in (50.64 cm x 34.45 cm);22 1/16 in x 18 1/16 in (56.04 cm x 45.88 cm)

Physical Description
Engraving of several figres including humans and mythological creatures. There are inscriptions above and below the depicted scene and it is bordered on three sides by a serpent.

Primary Object Classification
Print

Collection Area
Western

Rights
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Keywords
Angel
Figures
God
Satan
gods (dieties)
nudes
seated
standing
wind

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