This reproductive engraving after Edward Burne-Jones's 'Le Chant d'Amour' (oil on canvas, 1868-77, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York) was published in London in 1896 by the Fine Art Society. The Printsellers' Association of 1912 records an edition, declared 20 January 1896, of 350 Artist's Proofs at 10 guineas, 25 Presentation Proofs. There was no other state and the plate was to be destroyed.

  • Accessioned, 1978.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
After Sir Edward Burne-Jones -
Engraver Robert Macbeth Walker -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
- bottom left Etched - Ink


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Winter Exhibition
1457 Royal Academy 1896 - 1896
1457 - - - -
Exhibition of the Works of Sir Edward Burne-Jones, Bart.
235 (plate 4) New Gallery 1898 - 1899
The Reproductive Engravings after Sir Edward Burne-Jones
9 Julian Hartnoll, London 1987 - 1987


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. 64

Associated people

Name Type
Sir Edward Burne-Jones -

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