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A drawing for a series of four paintings based on an episode from William Morris' cycle of epic poems, 'The Earthly Paradise'. The first series is currently in the collection of Lord Lloyd-Webber, the second series are in Birmingham's collection.

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

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones -

Exhibitions

Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Burne-Jones: The Paintings, Graphic & Decorative Work
269 Hayward Gallery, London 1975-11-05 - 1976-01-04
269 Southampton City Art Gallery 1976-01-24 - 1976-02-22
269 Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery 1976-03-10 - 1976-04-11
 
Edward Burne-Jones: Pygmalion Series Centenary Exhibition
no cat. Laing Art Gallery 2004-10-02 - 2005-01-16
 

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. 91
 
Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
2007 Dan Giles, Ltd., London p. 78

Associated people

Name Type
Ovid Author
William Morris -

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