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Left, sketch of a figure with one foot on a rock, the other foot on the ground, holding a round object (?head) behind another figure, with a winged horse behind; right, another design for the same subject: 1085.f.19

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Left, sketch of a figure with one foot on a rock, the other foot on the ground, holding a round object (?head) behind another figure, with a winged horse behind; right, another design for the same subject
Upper left, group of figures in a hilly landscape, figure at lower left on knees, above him figure holding round object (?); centre left, group of figures within a hilly landscape dotted with trees, figure at left holding round object (?); lower left, hilly landscape, trees at right and left background sketch of a group of figures surrounding two figures in a cart, in a mountainous landscape (continued on recto of f.20)

Maker(s)

Burne-Jones, Edward (Draughtsman)

Description

Recto and verso: except sketch continued onto f. 20 recto, all within drawn rectangles.

Legal notes

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

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD/CE 1872

Note

Verso, large sketch is likely to be a design for 'Andromeda being taken to the rock'.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Sheet Size: Height 255 mm Width 362 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1085.f.19
Primary reference Number: 82330
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/82330 Accessed: 2021-12-03 19:08:48

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