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Two studies of drapery for the arm of Merlin: 962.f.10

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Two studies of drapery for the arm of Merlin


Draughtsman: Burne-Jones, Edward



Measurements and weight

Height: 253 mm
Width: 366 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


1870 - 1872

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: By E. Burne-Jones / Study of drapery for arm of 'Merlin' - in picture The Beguiling of Merlin -
  • Location: Below, to left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: (1870-72)
  • Location: Below the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: 962.f.10
Primary reference Number: 26695
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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