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Chalk and Pencil Drawing - Female Nude - Study of a Female Figure holding a musical Instrument

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1927P575
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1865 - 1867

Maker Information

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


This may be a study for the figure playing the dulcimer second from the right in the background of 1927P611, a compositional study for the story of Cupid and Psyche depicting Psyche before the Throne of Juno. It may also be a study for a stained glass design.

Bequeathed by James Richardson Holliday, 1927.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Music Nude
Medium:Brown chalk and pencil on paper.


Height:306 mm
Width:111 mm