William Blake


The Lion

The Lion by William Blake


Line engraving1805image 109x70mm [sheet 158x99 mm]

Ref: Binyon 97; Bindman 405; Bentley 465


One of five illustrations designed and engraved by Blake for Hayley’s Ballads, published London, 1805.

A good first state impression but the sheet somewhat soiled and discoloured. Other minor defects but generally good.