Blake, Catherine; painter; British painter, 1762-1831
An illustration to M.G. Lewis's 'The Monk', published 1795.
tempera on canvas
height, 14, cm
width, 15.3, cm
bequeathed; 1985; Keynes, Geoffrey
Mrs. Butts; Thomas Butts Jnr.; Capt. F.J. Butts; his widow, sold April 1906, through Carfax to W. Graham Robertson, sold Christie's 22 July 1949, lot 82, bt. Walsh for Geoffrey Keynes
Accepted by H.M. Treasury from the estate of Sir Geoffrey Keynes and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum through the Minister of the Arts in lieu of capital taxes.
; verso; Agnes from the Novel of the Monk / Designed & Painted by Catherine Blake / and Presented by her in Gratitude and / Friendship to Mrs. Butts.; inscription by William Blake
William Blake: Tempera Paintings. 1951
Venue: Arts Council, London
Notes: lent by Geoffrey Keynes
Catalogue number: 32
(Cambridge, 1951). 1951
Gothic nightmares: Fuseli, Blake, and the Romantic Imagination. 2006-02-15 - 2006-05-01
Organiser: Tate Britain
Venue: Tate Britain, London?
Catalogue number: 66
Butlin, Martin. 1981. The Paintings and Drawings of William Blake.
no. C.1., plate 1191, with previous literature
Object Number: PD.152-1985
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3114; input: 2000-03-20; modified: 2011-03-03)