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Caricature - Caricature - Goblin Wrestler from behind

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1980P40
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1880 - 1885

Maker Information

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


Drawings, such as 'Goblin Wrestler', were produced countless times by Burne-Jones from his early childhood. He did not begin creating these images on a larger scale until the mid-to-late 1860s, after he had children. These humourous drawings were intended for children, but also amused him.

Purchased, 1980.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on paper.


Height:182 mm
Width:112 mm

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