One of five study drawings in Birmingham's collection for the 1884 oil painting 'King Cophetua and the Beggar Maid' now in the collections of Tate. Birmingham's collection also holds the fully worked up colour cartoon for this subject.

  • Purchased, 1972.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones -


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Exhibition of English Drawings & Watercolours
105 P & D Colnaghi & Co., Ltd. 1972-05-17 - 1972-06-17
Catalogue 25
11 Hartnoll & Eyre Ltd. 1972-10-10 - 1972-10-27


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Hidden Burne-Jones, Works on paper by Edward Burne-Jones from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
2007 Dan Giles, Ltd., London p. 74

Associated people

Name Type
Thomas Percy Character created by
Lord Alfred Tennyson Author

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