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Pencil Drawing - The Wine of Circe - Sketches

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1927P525
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1863 - 1863

Maker Information

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

Notes

Two early ideas for the composition of 'The Wine of Circe', in the style of the early 1860s, still showing the influence of Rossetti. Another sketch for 'Fair Rosamund & Queen Eleanor', is on the back of the drawing.

Bequeathed by James Richardson Holliday, 1927.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Rosamund and Queen Eleanor
Medium:Pencil on thick cream card; verso: Brown.
Material(s):Paper

Dimensions

Height:190 mm
Width:178 mm