A figure study for the stained glass design of 'The Resurrection', executed by Morris & Co for Selsley Church, near Stroud, Gloucestershire. On the reverse is part of a pencil sketch for 'The Backgammon Players'.

  • 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
E.B.J./ Resurrection (top left and top right)
- - Handwritten - Sepia. not in the artist's hand


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Bodley, Morris and the Pre-Raphaelites in Scarborough
69 Scarborough Art Gallery 1988-08-20 - 1988-10-01


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
The Stained Glass of William Morris and His Circle
A Charles Sewter 1975 Yale University Press, New Haven Vol. I: fig. 32
Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
2007 Dan Giles, Ltd., London p. 88

Associated people

Name Type
William Morris Associated with

Associated places

Name Type
Selsley Church -

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