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Panel - Dido and Cleopatra

Dido and Cleopatra

  • Object:

    Panel

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1861-1864 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Burne-Jones, Edward Coley (Sir), born 1833 - died 1898 (designer)
    Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co. (makers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stained and painted glass

  • Museum number:

    775-1864

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Panel. The Queens Dido and Cleopatra; from Chaucer's "Legends of Good Women".

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1861-1864 (made)

Artist/maker

Burne-Jones, Edward Coley (Sir), born 1833 - died 1898 (designer)
Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co. (makers)

Materials and Techniques

Stained and painted glass

Dimensions

Height: 18.5 in, Width: 17 in, Height: 468 mm framed, Width: 507 mm framed, Depth: 32 mm framed

Descriptive line

Painted and leaded glass panel depicting Queens Dido and Cleopatra from Chaucer's 'Legende of Good Women'. Designed by Edward Burne-Jones. Made by Morris & Co. English, 1861-4.

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

Parry, Linda, ed. William Morris. London: Philip Wilson Publishers Limited, 1996. 384 p., ill. ISBN 0856674419
fig. 14, p. 60 and 61
Smith, Alison

Materials

Stained glass; Lead

Subjects depicted

Flower; Woman; Ship; Crown; Torch

Categories

Stained Glass; British Galleries

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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