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    Sale 5401

    Victorian & Traditionalist Pictures

    12 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898)

    Head study of an Armenian monk, in profile to the left

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    Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S. (1833-1898)
    Head study of an Armenian monk, in profile to the left
    numbered '3' (lower right)
    black chalk
    11½ x 8¾ in. (29.3 x 22.4 cm.)


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    John Christian has suggested that the present drawing may date to the early 1860s and relates to a triptych which was executed for St. Paul's, Brighton. The drawing shows the influence of Albert Moore at this period.

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