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This is a circular stained glass design for the south aisle of All Saints, Selsley in Gloucestershire. It has been suggested that this is a portrait of the architect George Frederick Bodley (1827-1907). With the design is is mounted with it is the first design Burne-Jones executed for Morris & Co.

  • Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
This was the first design made/ by E B Jones for Morris and Co.
Notes bottom centre Handwritten 1861 Pencil. not in the artist's hand
 

Exhibitions

Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
175th Anniversary of St Martin's-on-the-Hill, Scarborough
100 Scarborough Art Gallery 1988-08-20 - 1988-10-01
 

Literature

Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery: Catalogue of the Permanent Collection of Drawings
A E Whitley 1939 Bemrose & Sons Ltd, Derby p.136
 
Visions of Love and Life
Stephen Wildman 1995 Art Services International p. 194, fig. 53
 
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. 89

Provenance

Charles Fairfax Murray

Associated people

Name Type
George Frederick Bodley Depicted

Associated places

Name Type
All Saints, Selsley, Gloucestershire Associated with

Associated organisations

Name Type
Morris & Co Realised by

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