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Pencil Drawing - Study for Stained Glass Design - The Garland Weavers - Drapery Study of a Girl plucking Flowers

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P31
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1866 - 1867

Maker Information

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


One of eleven studies in Birmingham's collection for a series of six stained glass panels called 'The Garland Weavers', installed in the Green Dining Room at 1 Palace Green (now in the Victoria and Albert Museum). The figures were set into three windows, with two panels in each, forming part of a larger scheme for which Philip Webb was responsible.

This is a study for the lower portion of the drapery for the figure in the third panel. A finished study for the third panel is now in the collection of the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University (ref.1902,15).

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:1 Palace Green
Medium:Pencil on cream toned paper, laid down.

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Height:335 mm
Width:181 mm