- Museum number
- Series: Jerusalem: The Emanation of The Giant Albion
Copy A, plate 26: frontispiece to chapter 2; "Hand" (named on the plate) - a nude male figure surrounded by flames, with his arms outstretched - walks towards the left of the plate; he looks back over his left shoulder at "Jerusalem" (also named on the plate), who is a gowned female, with her hands raised before her; there is some text, integral with the design, including "Such visions have appeared to me...". 1804-1821
Relief etching, white-line etching, printed in very dark green ink with black ink and grey wash applied with a brush
- Production date
Height: 221 millimetres
Width: 161 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For commentary on the series "Jerusalem: The Emanation of The Giant Albion" see 1847,0318.93.1.
This plate made entirely using the technique of white-line etching.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2014/15, Nov-Feb, Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, William Blake
2018 Jan-Mar, West Sussex, Petworth House, William Blake in Sussex
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- For acquisition notes see 1847,0318.93.1.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number