Birth of the Babies, Scurvy, and Spotted Fever, from The Dead Mother, from Illustrations to the songs from William Blake's "Island in the Moon"

  • Charles Seliger, Birth of the Babies, Scurvy, and Spotted Fever, from The Dead Mother, from Illustrations to the songs from William Blake's "Island in the Moon", 1945, white ink on black ink on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael Rosenfeld, 1992.53.4

Title
Birth of the Babies, Scurvy, and Spotted Fever, from The Dead Mother, from Illustrations to the songs from William Blake's "Island in the Moon"
Artist
Date
1945
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Michael Rosenfeld

Mediums
Mediums Description
white ink on black ink on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Literature – Blake – Island in the Moon
  • State of being – illness – scurvy
  • State of being – illness – spotted fever
  • State of being – death
  • Fantasy – monster
  • Figure group – female and child
Object Number
1992.53.4
Palette
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