One of several studies in Birmingham's Collection for the Perseus Series of paintings (Series I is now in the Stattsgalerie, Stuttgart; Series II in the Southampton City Art Gallery).

  • Bequeathed by James Richardson Holliday, 1927.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
Title bottom left Handwritten 1881 In pencil. in the artist's own hand


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Pre-Raphaelite Art from Birmingham
19 Hong Kong Museum of Art 1984 - 1984
Burne-Jones: dal Preraffaellismo al Simbolismo
75 Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome 1986 - 1986


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. 100
Der Perseus-Zyklus von Edward Burne-Jones
Kurt Lochner 1973 Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart p. 103
Edward Burne-Jones: Victorian Artist-Dreamer
John Christian, Stephen Wildman 1998 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York p. 228
Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
2007 Dan Giles, Ltd., London p. 77

Associated people

Name Type
Arthur Balfour Commissioned by
William Morris Author

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