Information

This is a drapery study for the figure of St. Nicholas for St. John the Evangelist Church, Torquay. In the completed cartoon the drapery is very similar to this drawing. Verso, there is a study of the upper part of a female figure, with her hand raised above her head.

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

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones -

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. 129
 
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

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