William Blake’s Angels of Death (graphic art)

Some of you may recognize this illustration – it’s one from William Blake called “Christ in the Sepulcher, Guarded by Angels.” I’m a big fan of Blake’s poetry and famously weird illustrations, so I wanted to distort one a bit with some graphic effects from Canva. I like how this turned out and I particularly like the orange hues.

Here’s what the original illustration looks like:

I took the photo from Wikimedia Commons. The original source is the William Blake Archive and the illustration is circa 1805.

One thought on “William Blake’s Angels of Death (graphic art)

Leave a Reply