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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 - 1881 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wash and pencil on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.600-1897

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf E, box 3

Physical description

Wash and pencil drawing on paper of a seal on a ribbon. The Virgin Mary is depicted with baby Jesus in her lap within a pointed oval shape. Gothic decoration surrounds the figures.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1850 - 1881 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Wash and pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'The Seal of Mr [ill.] Meriton the B.M.'
Inscribed in the bottom right corner.

Dimensions

Width: 9 cm, Length: 14 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing, Wash and pencil, William Burges, English, ca. 1850 - 1881.

Materials

Wash; Pencil; Paper

Techniques

Drawn

Subjects depicted

Virgin and Child; Seal

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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