One of a group of drawings in Birmingham's collection for the right figure in the watercolour 'The Lament' (1865-66), now in the William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow. Here the figure appears more weighty than in the finalised version.

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


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones -


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
172 Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield 1971-10-23 - 1971-11-28


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. 65
Edward Burne-Jones: Victorian Artist-Dreamer
John Christian, Stephen Wildman 1998 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York p. 132
Edward Burne-Jones
Patrick Bade 2004 Parkstone International p. 95/ pl. 61
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. 74


Charles Fairfax Murray

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