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Study of a wing: 2006.2

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Study of a wing

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Burne-Jones, Edward

Entities

Categories

Description

Probably for the wings of Cupid in 'Love and the Pilgrim' (1896/97, Tate)

Notes

History note: Christie's Sale, 5th June, 1919, bt. Ricketts and Shannon

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 257 mm
Width: 181 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

Note

Study for 'Love and the Pilgrim', (1896/97, Tate)

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of cartridge paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on white cartridge paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 68B
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2006.2
Primary reference Number: 26300
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Study of a wing" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/26300 Accessed: 2024-06-22 22:35:13

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