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Sketch of a running monk: 1084.20b

Object information

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Sketch of a running monk
Sketch of the baptism of Christ with donors and two angels looking on


Draughtsman: Burne-Jones, Edward



Legal notes

From the artist's children, Sir Philip Burne-Jones, and Mrs Mackail.

Measurements and weight

Height: 142 mm
Width: 108 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1923-04) by Burne-Jones, Sir Philip


Verso: this sketch is the complete version of the detail found on 1084.15c (verso).

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: monk driving cattle / Pietro Laurate
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: white / sunset purple
  • Location: To right of figure
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: fresco in the Cathedral Avinon
  • Location: Verso, above
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1084.20b
Primary reference Number: 27102
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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