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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

Troy Triptych - Study for Love subduing Oblivion
 

Troy Triptych - Study for Love subduing Oblivion, 1872 - 1875

Medium:
Oil on canvas.
Dimensions:
1485mm x 698mm
Provenance:
Presented by Sir Philip Burne-Jones, Mrs J W Mackail, and J R Holliday, 1922.

Accession Number:

1922P182

Description:

Figure of Love, standing nude over the prostrate forms of Fortune, Fame and Oblivion.

 

Bibliography:

A E Whitley. Catalogue of the Permanent Collection of Paintings. Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery: 1930. p. 32.

Research Information:

This study is primarily in Burne-Jones's own hand.