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Pencil and Chalk Drawing - St George Series - Study of Female Attendant for 'The Princess led to the Dragon'

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P71
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1865 - 1866

Maker Information

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

Notes

A study for the fourth painting in the series of seven canvases illustrating 'The Story of St George' for the dining room of the artist Myles Birket Foster, at Witley, Surrey.

In the final version for this painting the first attendant holds a torch rather than the long candle as here. The original oil painting of 1866-67 is now in the Collection of Lord Lloyd Webber.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:St George
Medium:Pencil and red chalk on paper.
Material(s):Paper

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