Head Of A Young Woman (Study For
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.679
People
Edward Burne-Jones, British (Birmingham, England 1833 - 1898 London, England)
Title
Head of a Young Woman (Study for "The Hesperides"?)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
October 1870
Culture
British
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 27.7 x 22.1 cm (10 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.679
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

Paintings and Drawings of the Pre-Raphaelites and their Circle, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1946), no. 15, repr.

Chikashi Kitazaki, ed., Between Reality and Dreams: Nineteenth Century British and French Art from the Winthrop Collection of the Fogg Art Museum, exh. cat., National Museum of Western Art (Ueno, Japan, 2002), cat. no. 61-2, repr. (color)

Exhibition History

Paintings and Drawings of the Pre-Raphaelites and their Circle, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/08/1946 - 06/01/1946

Between Reality and Dreams: Nineteenth Century British and French Art from the Winthrop Collection of the Fogg Art Museum, National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, 09/14/2002 - 12/08/2002

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

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