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Pencil Drawing - Medallion Head of a Sybil

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1970P146
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1874c - 1875c

Maker Information

Artist:Charles Fairfax Murray - View biography for Charles Fairfax Murray


This is one of four drawings at BMAG that appear to relate to the period when Fairfax Murray produced copies of the Sistine Chapel for Ruskin, 1874-75.

Found unaccessioned in 1970, possibly from the Bequest of J R Holliday, 1927.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Soft pencil on heavy paper.


Height:355 mm
Width:252 mm