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Study for the head of a sea nymph in the 'Perseus' series; head and shoulders, seen from the back, profile turned to left. 1875
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Height: 268 millimetres
Width: 177 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Inscribed on label with note on subject matter
Similar to the female heads in a full size oil sketch 'The fall of Perseus' at Southampton
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1975/6 Nov-Jan, London, Hayward Gallery, 'Burne-Jones', no. 163
1976 Jan-Feb, Southampton AG, 'Burne-Jones', no. 163
1976 Mar-April, Birmingham Museum & AG, 'Burne-Jones', no. 163
2009/10 Oct-Feb, Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, Edward Burne-Jones ...
2010 Mar-July, Bern, Kunstmuseum, Edward Burne-Jones ...
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- Acquisition notes
- This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.
- Prints and Drawings
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