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Pencil Drawing, Page from Sketchbook - Sketchbook - Nude Study of a Man for 'Atlas Turned to Stone'

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1952P4.9
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1875 - 1879

Maker Information

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


This is a study for Chrysaor, as he rises out of his dead mother Medusa's severed body in 'The Death of Medusa: Birth of Chrysaor and Pegasus', from the Southampton and Tate (Perseus Cycle plan) versions.

Presented by Mrs Angela Thirkell, 1952.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Atlas Nude
Medium:Pencil on paper.


Height:263 mm
Width:177 mm