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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855 - 1881 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Burges, William A.R.A., born 1827 - died 1881 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink and pencil on paper

  • Museum number:

    8829:58

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf E, box 8

Physical description

Pencil and ink drawing of a grotesque figure on paper. A bearded male head with pointed ears and a hat is attached to a spotted body with long claw-footed legs, wings, and a tale with a head at the end. Small perforation marks run along some of the drawing's lines.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1855 - 1881 (made)

Artist/maker

Burges, William A.R.A., born 1827 - died 1881 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Ink and pencil on paper

Dimensions

Width: 26.4 cm, Length: 18.9 cm

Descriptive line

William Burges. Grotesque figure of a bearded male head attached to a creature's body with a tail with another head attached. English, ca. 1855 - 1881.

Materials

Ink; Pencil; Paper

Techniques

Drawn

Subjects depicted

Grotesque figures

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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