A single photogravure, from a leather bound portfolio of 91 photogravures of original paintings. The folio is signed by Edward Burne-Jones' son, Philip. It is one of an edition 200. Burne-Jones repeated 'Cupid Delivering Psyche' three times in finished paintings. This photogravure is after the first executed in gouache, now on loan to Leighton House, Collection of London Borough of Hammersmith; the second(1867) in watercolour and bodycolour is in the collection of the Cecil Higgins Art Gallery, Bedford; the third (1872) an oil on canvas is in the collection of Sheffield Galleries and Museum Trust.

  • Purchased, 1900.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
After Sir Edward Burne-Jones -
Publisher - Berlin Photographic Company


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
Elisa Korb, Tessa Sidey 2007 Dan Giles, Ltd., London p. 69

Related work & resources

Discuss this work

Start a discussion about this work.

You need to login to discuss this work. Click here to login.

If you are not yet registered click here to become a member.
Find out more about membership