Lot 33: SIR EDWARD COLEY BURNE-JONES A.R.A. 1833-1898 STUDY FOR PERSEUS FROM THE PERSEUS SERIES: ATLAS TURNED TO STONE
The Bill Blass Collection
October 21, 2003
New York, NY, USA
Description: ARTIST'S NATIONALITY British MATERIAL/MEDIUM gouache, ink and and wash on brown paper PROVENANCE Studio of the Artist (Artist's sale, London, Christie's, June 5, 1919, part of lot 106) Private Collection, England W. M. Brady, Inc., New York Acquired from the above EXHIBITED London, The New Gallery, The Works of Sir Edward Burne-Jones, 1898-1899, no. 164, as Studies of Armour for the Perseus Series LITERATURE The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Edward Burne-Jones: Victorian Artist-Dreamer, 1998, p. 229, ill. 94 for the most finished version of the Atlas Turned to Stone .
22 3/4 in. by 17 1/2 in. (57.8cm by 44.5cm)