Satan Smiting Job with Sore Boils

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Title

Satan Smiting Job with Sore Boils

Subject

Romanticism Painting, crime and punishment.

Description

The painting depicts Satan torturing Job in an effort to break his spirit. Derived from a tale from the Old Testament.

Creator

William Blake

Source

https://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/blake-satan-smiting-job-with-sore-boils-n03340

Publisher

Tate

Date

cica 1826

Contributor

Brandon Wei

Rights

Tate

Format

Painting; Still Image

Language

English

Type

Painting

Identifier

N03340

Coverage

This painting uses Romantic Period techniques to depict a Gothic subject matter.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

painting

Physical Dimensions

326 × 432 mm

Files

satan.jpg

Citation

William Blake, “Satan Smiting Job with Sore Boils,” Enlightenmens, accessed January 28, 2023, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/755.

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