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William Blake (1757–1827). The Poetical Works. 1908.

On Art and Artists

To the Royal Academy

A STRANGE erratum in all the editions

Of Sir Joshua Reynolds’ lectures

Should be corrected by the young gentlemen

And the Royal Academy’s directors.

Instead of ‘Michael Angelo,’

Read ‘Rembrandt’; for it is fit

To make mere common honesty

In all that he has writ.