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Drawing, Head of a Woman

This is a Drawing. It was created by Sir Edward Burne-Jones. It is dated 1870–90 and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is red chalk on cream wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Milton I. D. Einstein. It is credited Gift of Milton Einstein.

Its dimensions are

22.6 × 15.6 cm (8 7/8 × 6 1/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in red chalk, lower right: B. J.

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower right (in a different hand): Prof. Burne Jones. London / Studie zu Minerva und Perseu

Cite this object as

Drawing, Head of a Woman; Sir Edward Burne-Jones (English, 1833–1898); England; red chalk on cream wove paper; 22.6 × 15.6 cm (8 7/8 × 6 1/8 in.); Gift of Milton Einstein; 1959-49-208

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