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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

St Theophilus and the Angel - Two Studies of the Angel
 

St Theophilus and the Angel - Two Studies of the Angel, 1863 - 1867

Medium:
Pencil and brown chalk.
Dimensions:
333mm x 190mm
Provenance:
Presented by Subscribers, 1903.

Accession Number:

1904P168

Description:

Full-standing drapery sketch of woman holding bowl with second drapery drawing of the bottom half of the figure.

 

Bibliography:

A E Whitley. Catalogue of Drawings. Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery: 1939. p. 56.
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. 93, B1075.

Research Information:

One of a number of studies for the watercolour 'St Theophilus and the Angel' at BMAG, where Burne-Jones concentrates heavily on the drapery.