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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

Female - Nude Study of a female Figure holding a musical Instrument
 

Female - Nude Study of a female Figure holding a musical Instrument, 1865 - 1867

Medium:
Brown chalk and pencil.
Dimensions:
306mm x 111mm
Provenance:
Bequest of J R Holliday, 1927.

Accession Number:

1927P575

Description:

Full length figure, turned slightly to the right, holding a musical instrument to chest.

 

Exhibition History

1986 Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome

Bibliography:

A E Whitley. Catalogue of Drawings. Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery: 1939. p. 108.
Elisa Korb. Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery. Dan Giles, Ltd., London: 2007. p. 72, B363.

Research Information:

Possible study for the figure playing the dulcimer second from the right in the background of 1927P611. May also be a study for stained glass.