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Edward Burne-Jones : the hidden humorist

Author: John Christian
Publisher: London : British Museum Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Edward Burne-Jones is renowned for his beautiful and often melancholy evocations of a mythical, literary, ancient or medieval world. It will surprise many therefore to discover that he was a talented caricaturist and comic sketch artist with an impish sense of humour. Rarely published images from the British Museum will highlight: amusing sketches from everyday life, including colourful characters at the Turkish  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Humor
Named Person: Edward Coley Burne-Jones; Edward Coley Burne-Jones; Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sir; Edward Coley Burne-Jones
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Christian
ISBN: 9780714126753 0714126756
OCLC Number: 696727432
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm
Contents: Self-portrait --
William Morris --
Family, friends and enemies --
Children --
Animals --
Obesity.
Responsibility: John Christian.

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Edward Burne-Jones, member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood is renowned for his beautiful but usually melancholy evocations of a mythical, literary, ancient or medieval world. This title provides an  Read more...

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