This caricature is misidentified by Whitley in his 1939 'Catalogue of Drawings' as being of William Holman Hunt. It is a self-caricature of Burne-Jones, identical to many he produced throughout his life.

  • 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
Initials bottom left Handwritten - Sepia ink. not in the artist's hand


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Hidden Burne-Jones
40 Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery 2007-04-04 - 2007-07-01
40 Leighton House, London 2007-10-14 - 2008-03-12


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. 105
Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
2007 Dan Giles, Ltd., London p. 63

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Name Type
Sir Edward Burne-Jones Artist's model

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