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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:

    Pencil and ink on paper

  • Museum number:

    8829:56

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Pencil and black ink drawing of a grotesque figure on paper. A female human head is attached to a long striped neck and body with long wings and hind legs similar to a horse. Small perforation marks exist along lines of the 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

Pencil and ink on paper

Dimensions

Width: 26.3 cm, Length: 18.8 cm

Descriptive line

William Burges. Grotesque figure of a female head attached to a winged horse's body. English, ca. 1855 - 1881.

Materials

Pencil; Ink; Paper

Techniques

Drawn

Subjects depicted

Grotesque figures

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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