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Chalk Drawing - The Lament - Nude Female - Two Studies for the Figure on the Right

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P206
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1865 - 1866

Maker Information

Artist:Sir Edward Burne-Jones - View biography for Sir Edward Burne-Jones


Two studies for the seated right figure in the watercolour 'The Lament'. The pose of the top figure in this drawing relates to the finalised watercolour version, painted 1865-66, now in the collection of the William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Brown chalk on paper.


Height:348 mm
Width:233 mm