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Chalk Drawing - Female Nude - Study of Figure holding a Harp, facing left
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© Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
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|Collection:||Fine Art Prints and Drawings|
|Date:||1864 - 1864|
|Artist:||Sir Edward Burne-Jones - View biography for Sir Edward Burne-Jones|
A possible study for the 'The Story of Cupid and Psyche' made to accompany the poem in William Morris' 'The Earthly Paradise'. This figure may be a version of the two slight figures holding harps in the background a compositional study depicting Psyche before the Throne of Juno.
|Bequeathed by James Richardson Holliday, 1927.|
|Production Period:||19th century|
|Medium:||Red-brown chalk with pencil on paper.|