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Creator:
Edward Burne-Jones, 1833–1898, British
Title:

Study for The Wedding Feast of Sir Degrevaunt

Additional Title(s):

The Wedding Feast of Sir Degrevant

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen, in brown ink and graphite on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper, mounted on, moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 15 1/4 × 17 7/8 inches (38.7 × 45.4 cm) and Sheet: 11 11/16 × 14 inches (29.7 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "EDW. C. BURNE-JONES : | Study for the Wedding Feast of Sir Degrevaunt"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.35
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bottles | celebration | chargers | dogs (animals) | dresses | entertainment | epic | feast | food | hats | Medieval | Sir Degrevant (early 15th century), Middle English epic poem | standing | study (visual work) | tables | wedding | women
Associated People:
Sir Degrevant (character in Sir Degrevant)
Melydor (character in Sir Degrevant)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18345
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Tessa Wild, William Morris & his Palace of Art: Architecture, Interiors & Design at Red House, Philip Wilson Publishers Ltd, London ; New York, p. 134, fig. 4.71, NJ18.M847 W55 2018 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)


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