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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

Female - Drapery Study for full-length female Figure
 

Female - Drapery Study for full-length female Figure, 1865 - 1866

Medium:
Pencil over red-brown chalk on cream toned paper, laid down.
Dimensions:
342mm x 140mm
Provenance:
Presented by Subscribers, 1903.

Accession Number:

1904P107

Description:

Full-length drapery study facing front, hips slightly swaying with a tied sash.

 

Bibliography:

A E Whitley. Catalogue of Drawings. Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery: 1939. p. 111.
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, B324.

Research Information:

One of a series of working drapery studies at BMAG, detached at some point from a sketchbook.