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Creator:
Edward Burne-Jones, 1833–1898, British
Title:
The Land of Beulah
Date:
1881
Medium:
Pen and black ink, pen and brown ink and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 7/8 x 11 3/8 inches (20 x 28.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "LG from EjB | July 18 1881"

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left to lower right: "In this land the shining ones commonly walked because it was upon the borders of heaven."; on back, in graphite, lower right: "(FAS. NO) 4A/11 (IR 185/1)"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.36.1
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beams | Beulah Land (1875 or 1876), gospel hymn | birds | castles | cities | flowers (plants) | grasses | hymn | landscape | literary theme | men | trees | women
Access:
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Publications:
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Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 24, no. 74, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p. 24, no. 74, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18357
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