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Sketchbook: 962

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Draughtsman: Burne-Jones, Edward




Coverboards covered with white linen. Paper is off-white. Collocation: each leaf is separately taped to the binding. There are 19ff. Leaves 1, 2, 3, 6, 8, 9, 10, 14, 16-25, 27, 29, 30, 32-35, 38-44, 46-52, 55-56, 60, 61 are missing.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1919-04) by Executors of Sir Edward Burne-Jones


Production date: AD 1872

School or Style


Components of the work

Sheet Size Depth 253 mm Height 369 mm
Coverboard Depth 40 mm Height 376 mm Width 280 mm

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Roberson & Co. 99 Long Acre, London
  • Location: Inside front cover, on blue-green paper, upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed label
  • Text: presented to the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge by the Executors of Sir Edward Burne-Jones. April 15, 1919
  • Location: Inside front cover, on blue-green paper, upper centre
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 962
Primary reference Number: 26673
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 6 March 2024 Last processed: Wednesday 6 March 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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