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Psyche at the Bath: P.12163-R(a)

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Current Location: In storage


Psyche at the Bath
Cupid and Psyche in Morris's 'The Earthly Paradise'


Morris, William (Printmaker)
After Burne-Jones, Edward (Draughtsman)


Image is of whole sheet, printed with P.12163-R(b).

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927) by Holliday, J. R.


19th century
Circa 1866 - Circa 1888


The second block in the series (numbers corresponding to a list copied from one written by William Morris). Printed with the fourth block on a single sheet on a single sheet: see P.12163-R(b) for the other block. The blocks were cut c.1868-8, but these proofs were probably printed in the 1880s. Sheet has two "Primrose" watermarks.

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Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12163-R(a)
Primary reference Number: 176151
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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