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The Prioress's Tale: the Jewish usuerer at his work, with youths mounting stairs in background, and a figure before a statuette of the Madonna and Child to right: 1050.9

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Titles

The Prioress's Tale: the Jewish usuerer at his work, with youths mounting stairs in background, and a figure before a statuette of the Madonna and Child to right
Kelmscott Chaucer

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Burne-Jones, Edward

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Categories

Notes

History note: Sold by the Executors of the Burne-Jones estate, Sotheby's, July 8th, 1919, lot 23; bought Rt. Hon. Stanley Baldwin, MP

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1921) by Baldwin, Stanley

Note

For page 58 of the Kelmscott Chaucer.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Height 153 mm Width 196 mm
Drawn Area Height 128 mm Width 171 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite within drawn graphite border on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 6
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 9
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1050.9
Primary reference Number: 82097
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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