Edward Burne-Jones

The Love Song



Edward Burne-Jones - The Love Song

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 71


Provenance

William Graham, London, 1878–died 1885
his estate sale, Christie's, London, 3 April 1886, nr. 163, to Agnew
with Agnew, London, 1886, sold to Ruston
Joseph Ruston, Monk's Manor, Lincoln, 1886–died 1897
his estate sale, Christie's, London, 21 May 1898, nr. 25, to Agnew
with Agnew, London, 1898, sold to Ismay
Thomas Henry Ismay, Dawpool, Thurstaston, Wirral, Chester, 1898–died 1899
his son, James Hainsworth Ismay, The Cottage, Bambridge, Isle of Wight, 1899–died 1930
Mrs. James H. Ismay, 1930–45, sold to Williams
with Williams & Son, London, 1945–47, sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 47.26

Other works by Edward Coley Burne-Jones


Edward Burne-Jones The mirror of Venus
The mirror of Venus
1870-76

Edward Burne-Jones The Doom Fulfilled
The Doom Fulfilled
1885-88

Edward Burne-Jones Temperantia
Temperantia
1872

Edward Burne-Jones The arming of Perseus
The arming of Perseus
1885-88

Edward Burne-Jones
The Love Song
1868-77
114.3 x 155.9 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower left: EBJ
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The Alfred N. Punnett Endowment Fund, 1947