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A Letter from William Blake

Illustrated by Leonard Baskin (American, 1922–2000), Text by William Blake (English, 1757–1827), Printer and Publisher Gehenna Press, Northampton, Massachusetts (American, founded in 1942)

Place of Publication: Northampton, Massachusetts, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Fern-O'Sullivan 460; Gehenna Press: Work of Fifty Years (1992), 37


Overall: 15.3 x 11.5 x 0.5 cm (6 x 4 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Northampton [MA]: The Gehenna Press, 1964) Small octavo; [8 ff.] 4 plates; original publisher’s marbled paper boards, printed label on upper cover.

Portraits of William Blake.

Northampton [MA]: The Gehenna Press, 1964


Reverend and Mrs. Albert C. Ronander, by whom given to MFA, 21 January 1987.

Credit Line

Gift of Reverend and Mrs. Albert C. Ronander


© The Estate of Leonard Baskin