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EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES

A Sea Nymph
 

A Sea Nymph, 1900

Medium:
Photogravure.
Dimensions:
360mm x 345mm
Provenance:
Purchased 1900.

Accession Number:

1900P81

Description:

A mermaid, upon the waves, clutching a fish in her hand. Identical in format to the 'Wood Nymph'.

 

Bibliography:

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. 78, B599.

Research Information:

The original painting, which went up for sale at Sotheby's, London in May 2005, is now in a Private Collection.