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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

Female - Drapery Study of two Standing Figures
 

Female - Drapery Study of two Standing Figures, 1865 - 1868

Medium:
White and red chalk on brown paper.
Dimensions:
276mm x 255mm
Provenance:
Presented by Subscribers, 1903.

Accession Number:

1904P47

Description:

Two full-length drapery studies.

 

Bibliography:

A E Whitley. Catalogue of Drawings. Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery: 1939. p. 110.
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, B331.

Research Information:

The figure to the left appears to be female, the figure on the right may be male, though gender is not of great concern to Burne-Jones in these drapery drawings.