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Memorials of Edward Burne-Jones

Volume 1. 1833–1867

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Part of Cambridge Library Collection - Art and Architecture

  • Date Published: October 2012
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108055314

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  • Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones (1833–98) emerged from a solitary, motherless childhood to form close friendships with William Morris and such other luminaries of the Victorian art world as Dante Gabriel Rossetti and John Ruskin. A second generation Pre-Raphaelite and founder member of the Morris firm, he was influential in many areas, from painting, stained glass and tapestry design to book illustration. His later work, including such iconic paintings as The Wheel of Fortune, The Golden Stairs (which caused a sensation when exhibited at the Grosvenor Gallery) and The Sleep of Arthur in Avalon, influenced and exemplified the Aesthetic Movement, and inspired the European Symbolists. His wife, Georgiana Burne-Jones (1840–1920), published this engaging two-volume biography in 1904. Volume 1 describes his formative years, important early relationships, projects such as the murals for the Oxford Union debating chamber, and his arrival at full maturity with the St George series of 1865–7.

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    • Date Published: October 2012
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108055314
    • length: 372 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 21 mm
    • weight: 0.55kg
    • contains: 40 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. 1833–44
    2. 1844–8
    3. 1849–51
    4. 1851–2
    5. 1853
    6. 1854
    7. 1855
    8. 1856
    9. 1857–8
    10. 1858–9
    11. 1860
    12. 1861–2
    13. 1862
    14. 1863–4
    15. 1865–7.

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    Georgiana Burne-Jones

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