William Blake

Beatrice Addressing Dante from the Car

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About the artwork
In his Divine Comedy, Dante’s guide through Heaven is Beatrice, the love of his life, who represents divine revelation and grace. Her triumphal carriage is drawn by a gryphon, and she is flanked by the four apostles and three nymphs in green, red and white. Blake uses bright colours and an inverse rainbow to depict Dante’s joy in this reconciliation with both Beatrice and divinity.

Because of the size and condition of the original work, 45 x 60 cm is the largest size option we are able to offer.
  • Artist William Blake
  • Artwork Beatrice Addressing Dante from the Car
  • Exhibition William Blake
  • Credit Original: Ink and watercolour on paper 37.2 x 52.7 cm Tate. Purchased with the assistance of a special grant from the National Gallery and donations from the Art Fund, Lord Duveen and others, and presented through the Art Fund 1919
About the artist
William Blake (1757 – 1827) was an English poet and artist. Blake trained as an engraver and had a career in etching, engraving and illustration. Although he exhibited his watercolours at the Royal Academy, from 1780 he railed against academic art, insisting instead on individual inspiration. His own style was influenced by Gothic sculpture and Michelangelo’s figures. Although he received little public recognition in his lifetime, he has since been hailed as one of Britain’s greatest artists, and celebrated for his anti-slavery and pro-equality views.
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Delivery & returns

DELIVERY TIMES

We aim to deliver custom prints within 10 working days. For countries outside of Europe, delivery may take up to 20 days.

As each print is handmade to order they take a little longer to prepare. We’ll dispatch your order as soon as it is ready, separately from any other items.

UNFRAMED PRINTS DELIVERY CHARGES

UK — £3.60 per order

Europe — £12.00 per order

Rest of world — £28.00 per order

FRAMED & CANVAS PRINTS DELIVERY CHARGES

UK — £7.50 per print

Europe — £20.00 per print

Rest of world — £50.00 per print

We currently offer free standard delivery on all UK orders over £50. Here’s more information on delivery.

REFUNDS & RETURNS

As custom prints are made to order, unfortunately we cannot accept returns if you have changed your mind or made a mistake.

If we have made a mistake, or there is a problem with your order, then please contact our customer service team at shop.online@tate.org.uk or by phone on +44 (0)20 7887 8888 (Monday – Friday, 9.45–18.00).

Here’s more information on refunds & returns.