The Angel

Title-page for Blake's Songs of Innocence

Celia Levetus


7¼ x 6 inches

Source: Bromhead 239

The joyfully piping child surrounded by hearts and roses makes a huge contrast to the equivalent page for Songs of Experience.[Commentary continues below.]

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