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

Studies for a Hand in The Godhead Fires

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk and white chalk on medium, slightly textured, brown wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/4 x 12 7/8 inches (31.1 x 32.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper center: "TOP"; upper center: "by E B - J | Study of hands of Venus in Pygmalion / Galatia"; on back, lower right: "E. BURNE - JONES | 115-7"

Watermark: "Canson & Montgolfier Vidalon-Le"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of John Goolet
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.706
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomy | figure study | hands | myth | mythology | science | study (visual work)
Associated People:
Galatea
Pygmalion
Venus
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19237
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