The Vision of Christ
Engraving on paper
21.4 x 16 cm
From the set of twenty-two illustrations by Blake of the biblical ‘Book of Job’, ‘The Vision of Christ’ illustrates Job 42:5 “I have heard of thee by the hearing of the ear: but now mine eye seeth thee”. The engravings from this series are considered to be Blake’s greatest masterpieces in the medium and were a rare commercial and critical success for the artist.
Edition 100 from the 1874 Linnell 2nd Edition of 100 copies
Catalogue number: PS36