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The Squire's Tale: arrival of the knight upon the steed of brass: 1050.20

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Titles

The Squire's Tale: arrival of the knight upon the steed of brass
Kelmscott Chaucer

Maker(s)

Burne-Jones, Edward (Draughtsman)

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 153 of the Kelmscott Chaucer.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Height 159 mm Width 200 mm
Drawn Area: Height 129 mm Width 171 mm

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 7
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 20
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1050.20
Primary reference Number: 82116
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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