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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

Female - Drapery Study of standing female Figure
 

Female - Drapery Study of standing female Figure, 1864 - 1865

Medium:
Black and white chalk on brown paper, laid down.
Dimensions:
260mm x 120mm
Provenance:
Presented by Subscribers, 1903.

Accession Number:

1904P125

Description:

Full-length female figure, wearing loose draped garment, open in the front.

 

Bibliography:

A E Whitley. Catalogue of Drawings. Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery: 1939. p. 113.
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, B317.

Research Information:

One of a series of nude and drapery studies at BMAG, which in this drawing are combined. This may be a study for the 'Cupid & Psyche Series'.