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Chalk Drawing - Female Nude - Study

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1904P126
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1864 - 1865

Maker Information

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


One of a number of nude and drapery studies in Birmingham's collection, originating from a sketchbook. The pose is very similar to a drapery study for 'The Garland Weavers', although here the hair does not appear to be bound up as it is in the former drawing.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1903.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Black and white chalk on brown paper, laid down.


Height:365 mm
Width:162 mm