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“The Landing of Julius Caesar” and “The Landing of Brutus”, watercolours fin

“The Landing of Julius Caesar” and “The Landing of Brutus”, watercolours finished in ink, by William Blake, 1793.

These paintings were meant to be turned into engravings and included in Blake’s “The History of England”. No copies of the book are known to exist. The watercolour studies are currently held by Princeton.