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Wash Drawing - The Muses leaving the dying Poet - Composition Study

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1927P519
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1866 - 1866

Maker Information

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


One of a series of drawings in Birmingham's collection for an unknown or unrealised composition called 'The Muses Leaving the Dying Poet'.

Bequeathed by James Richardson Holliday, 1927.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Brown wash heightened with white chalk on brown felt paper; verso, same.


Height:338 mm
Width:285 mm