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These studies were not used in the final compositions of either 'The Rock of Doom' or 'The Doom Fulfilled' [otherwise known as 'Perseus Slaying the Sea-Serpent'], in either the Southampton or Staatsgalerie versions. However, this study was definitely used in 'Perseus and Andromeda' begun in 1876, but unfinished, which is presently in the Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.

  • Presented by Mrs Angela Thirkell, 1952.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Association Artist Organisation
Artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
Andromeda
- bottom right Written - written by artist
 

Literature

Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Der Perseus-Zyklus von Edward Burne-Jones
Kurt Locher 1973 Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart Fig. 89
 
Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
2007 Dan Giles, Ltd., London p. 79

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