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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

Female - Head Study from an Italian Model
 

Female - Head Study from an Italian Model, 1864 - 1866

Medium:
Pencil on cream toned paper.
Dimensions:
245mm x 198mm
Provenance:
Presented by Subscribers, 1903.

Accession Number:

1904P19

Description:

Full-face and neck study of a female Italian model.

 

Bibliography:

A E Whitley. Catalogue of Drawings. Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery: 1939. p. 103.
Elisa Korb with John Christian and Tessa Sidey. Hidden Burne-Jones Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery. Dan Giles, Ltd., London: 2007. p. 71, B337.

Research Information:

One of a number of studies from Italian models. See also: 1904P23, for a study of the same model, possibly Agnes MacDonald, the artist's sister-in-law.