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Engraving - Le Chant d'Amour

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1978P866
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1896 - 1896

Maker Information

After:Sir Edward Burne-Jones - View biography for Sir Edward Burne-Jones
Engraver:Robert Macbeth Walker - View biography for Robert Macbeth Walker


This reproductive engraving after Edward Burne-Jones's 'Le Chant d'Amour' (oil on canvas, 1868-77, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York) was published in London in 1896 by the Fine Art Society. The Printsellers' Association of 1912 records an edition, declared 20 January 1896, of 350 Artist's Proofs at 10 guineas, 25 Presentation Proofs. There was no other state and the plate was to be destroyed.

Accessioned, 1978.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Love Music
Medium:Etching printed in brown on cream paper.

Associated People


Height:496 mm
Width:635 mm