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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (drawn)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Burne-Jones, Edward Coley (Sir), born 1833 - died 1898 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    coloured chalk

  • Credit Line:

    From the collection of the late Sir Philip Burne-Jones, Bart.

  • Museum number:

    E.1613:17/2-1926

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 91, shelf C, box 1

Physical description

Page from a sketchbook with various figure and drapery studies.

Place of Origin

England (drawn)

Date

late 19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Burne-Jones, Edward Coley (Sir), born 1833 - died 1898 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

coloured chalk

Dimensions

Height: 10.3125 in volume, Width: 5.75 in volume, Height: 250 mm unbound page, Width: 140 mm unbound page

Descriptive line

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, page from a sketch-book containing figure and drapery studies in pencil, coloured chalk and coloured ink.

The sketchbook (37 leaves) contains studies for paintings in the 'Pygmalion' series; the 'Perseus' series; 'Love and the Pilgrim'; 'The Depths of the Sea'; 'The Wheel of Fortune' and 'Sibylla Delphica'. There is also a study for the bronze relief of 'The Entombment'.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1926, London: Board of Education, 1927.

Materials

Chalk

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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